After Hurricane Arthur battered its way up the East Coast, Philadelphia will have a welcome stretch of sunshine for the next several days.
Temperatures will continue to rise and hit near 90 F early this week. The higher temperatures will be accompanied with a humid feel for some days.
Overnight temperatures will follow the same trend and could even reach the mid-70s toward the start of this week.
Thunderstorms could reappear midweek.
For many Americans heading to beaches this week, Arthur could leave rough surf conditions and rip currents behind. Those heading to Jersey beaches are encouraged to listen to lifeguards and beach officials as some waters may still be choppy and unpredictable.
For many other outdoor activities planned this weekend, those spending extended amount of time in the sun should take proper precaution and apply sunscreen frequently. As temperatures rise, it is important to stay hydrated as well.
Warmer weather will stay consistent through much of this week.
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The taste of September across the north-central United States will give way to a resurgence of heat, steamy air and severe weather by midweek.
Much cooler air with temperatures more typical of mid- to late September will sweep across the Great Lakes and Northeast early this week.
Residents of the northeastern and midwestern United States should not get use to the September-like air pouring in early this week.
The recent April-like rainy stretch of weather will quickly get erased by a resurgence of sizzling heat in northeastern China this week.
Despite escaping the worst of newly-formed Tropical Storm Dora, southern Mexico will still face locally flooding downpours and rough seas into Monday.
Much of the southern United States dealing with the aftermath of Cindy will get a break from hot, humid and stormy conditions by the end of the weekend.