After a warm and mild start to the week on Monday, temperatures will take a significant drop right in time for the weekend.
Temperatures dropped nearly ten degrees from Monday into Tuesday, bringing cooler weather to the city.
High temperatures through Thursday will remain in the upper 50s to low 60s. Overnight temperatures will drop into the 40s.
At least partially sunny skies will be present in Atlanta for every weekday this week.
On Friday temperatures will reach the mid 60s, before dropping yet again on Saturday.
Cooler weather will be in store for the weekend with Sunday being the coolest day of the weekend with a high temperature of 45 degrees.
Despite the chilly air, Sunday will bring back some sun to the city, after some rain on Saturday is possible.
Heading into next week temperatures will remain cool as some showers move into the area.
A tropical wave is likely to become the Atlantic Basin's next tropical storm as it approaches or crosses the Caribbean Sea later this week and potentially pose eventual threats to North America.
Bouts of wet weather will frequent the northeastern United States during the last full week of September.
Typhoon Megi will continue to strengthen before threatening lives and property across Taiwan and eastern China this week.
Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to soak portions of Texas into Monday night, further heightening the risk of flooding.
Wintry weather marked the first days of autumn across parts of the Mountain West as snow mixed in with the changing fall foliage.
Gusty winds will accompany a push of chilly air across the Great Lakes from Sunday night through Tuesday.
San Diego, CA (1963)
111 degrees, highest temperature ever recorded.
Washington, D.C. (1975)
Last of nine straight days with some rain. Total rainfall of 9.86 inches; total for September 1975 was was 12.36 inches.
Cape Hatteras, NC (1989)
Rained every day from the 12th to the 25th for a total of 15.51 inches. Normal for all of September is 5.78 inches.