Mostly clear, cool and rain-free weather will continue over the New York area into Saturday.
High pressure that had its origins from northern Canada will be in control.
The fair weather system will bring bright sunshine each day.
The nights will be mostly clear and cool.
You will need a jacket and long sleeves if you are going to the Yankees/Rays games and or the Mets/Brewers games late this week.
Patchy fog morning along the river valleys to the north and west may slow some travelers down that commute by vehicle.
Later this weekend, the movement of an offshore storm will have to be watched for possible impact on weather and sea conditions along Long Island, New Jersey and Connecticut.
The risk of flooding downpours and gusty thunderstorms will spread toward southern Florida as a tropical disturbance shifts northwestward from Cuba.
Following a tropical threat for the United States Gulf coast next week, an uptick in tropical systems will continue for the next six to eight weeks.
After showers threaten to spoil outdoor plans over the weekend, Monday will feature great weather for the bank holiday in Wales and England.
On the heels of deadly Typhoon Mindulle, Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan early next week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Relief from the heat baking Germany this weekend will come by early next week, but not before violent thunderstorms threaten northern areas to end the weekend.
The Bronx, NY (1990)
Strong thunderstorms dumped 4.24 inches of rain.
Nassau, NY (1990)
Thunderstorm winds overturned boat, injuring 12.
Mt. Washington, NH (1856)
A total of 3 inches of snow on peak of mountain.