Despite the tropical system in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico, Dallas will remain hot and sunny.
Although rain would be welcome in the city as drought conditions continue, there will little to no rain through the end of the week.
Daytime highs will be in the high 90s with evening lows in the mid-70s for the remainder of the week through the weekend.
Thursday was hot and sunny with RealFeel® temperatures at 103 for the city's third annual hatch Chile roast and concert, kicking off the Mexican Independence Day weekend.
Partly clouds skies are in the forecast for Friday, bringing RealFeel® temperatures down a few degrees to 100.
The weekend will consist of mostly sunny skies as temperatures remain in the 90s.
During the evening hours on Sunday, skies will be clear for the Dallas Stars' first preseason game against the St. Louis Blues at the American Airlines Center.
As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours that will break the back of the heat wave in much of the northeastern United States.
Heavy downpours will raise the concern for flash flooding along the Gulf Coast and lower Mississippi Valley through midweek.
A stifling heat wave will remain entrenched across the Northeast much of this week, despite a brief reprieve in humidity for some.
Dangerous heat will surge northward and send temperatures rising across the northwestern United States this week.
Severe thunderstorms rumbled through the Northeast on Monday, lashing the region with damaging winds while also unleashing heavy downpours that triggered flash flooding.
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