The departure of rain early on Saturday morning is giving way to a mostly dry weekend around Philadelphia.
That does not mean that residents will not briefly need their umbrellas or totally escape minor interruptions to outdoor plans as a stray shower or thunderstorm cannot be ruled out.
On Sunday, Philadelphia will lie in between a band of downpours riding along the Northeast coast as numerous showers and thunderstorms rattle the Appalachians.
The downpours threaten to ruin a day at the beach for those at the New Jersey shore, while thunderstorms around Washington, D.C., on Sunday afternoon could cause delays at the ballpark as the Nationals host the Phillies.
There will be clouds and some breaks of sunshine otherwise this weekend in Philadelphia. While typical early August warmth will be absent, humidity will not be.
Beyond the weekend, a shower or thunderstorm will still be around on Monday before a dry Tuesday unfolds. Each day will be humid as temperatures gradually rise through the middle and upper 80s.
Bertha, meanwhile early next week, will be steered away from the East Coast.
Rounds of drenching showers and heavy thunderstorms will heighten the risk of flash flooding across the northeastern United States through the final weekend of July.
Rounds of showers and thunderstorms moving westward off the coast of Africa may pave the way for future tropical systems over the Atlantic Ocean in the weeks ahead.
The Formula One race in Hockenheim, Germany, this weekend could become the third consecutive race to be disrupted by showers and thunderstorms.
Additional downpours are likely to roll across northern New Jersey and could suspend play during the late rounds at the 98th PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club this weekend.
Tropical Depression 06w threatens to bring flooding rain to the Philippines into this weekend with potential future impacts on China and Taiwan.
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