Showers and thunderstorms will drench the Philadelphia area and may cause disruptions Wednesday into Thursday.
The combination of a front moving in from the Midwest and a building humidity will lead to downpours and locally gusty thunderstorms from late Wednesday afternoon into Thursday midday.
The storms could pack enough rain to slow travel and cause incidents of flash and urban flooding.
The storms could interfere with the game between the Phillies and Marlins at Citizens Bank Park Wednesday evening. There is a chance that downpours will linger into Thursday midday for fans planning on watching the US versus Germany World Cup match outdoors.
As a consolation, enough dry air is forecast to filter in to greatly tone down the risk of showers and thunderstorms from Friday into Sunday. Most areas during this time will be free of rain but there is a remote chance of a popup downpour in the afternoon and evening hours.
It seems like it has rained nearly every day since early June in parts of the Midwest and the mid-Atlantic states. Is there any sign of the rainy weather taking a break?
A 32-year-old Marine was hospitalized on Saturday, July 4, after being bitten by a shark near Surf City, North Carolina, WITN-TV reports.
A cold front swinging across the Great Lakes will bring the threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Tuesday afternoon and early Tuesday night.
A budding tropical system may pass close enough to Hawaii to bring an uptick in gusty showers and thunderstorms as well as building seas late the week.
After moving through Guam over the weekend, Chan-hom will intensify as it tracks toward Japan's Ryukyu Islands, Taiwan and eventually eastern China this week.
The final piece of the Carlsbad Desalination Project's 10-mile water pipeline was installed last week, a monumental step in the process of building the largest desalination plant in the Western Hemisphere.
Newark, NJ (1993)
Apparent temperature at 119.
Gage, OK (1993)
Sinking air from a dying thunderstorm raises temperature from 85 degrees to 103 degrees in just 90 minutes.
International Falls, MN (1997)
34 degrees, coldest temperature ever recorded in the month of July.