A system delivering severe weather over the Central states at midweek will bring rain and thunderstorms Wednesday night into Thursday around Philadelphia.
The rain will follow dry weather from Wednesday.
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The rain overnight Wednesday into early Thursday has the potential to be heavy and disruptive, while severe weather is likely to swing well to the south of the region.
In the wake of the rain into early Thursday, the stretch of days from Friday through Sunday will bring at least partial sunshine and a warming trend. High temperatures will range upward through the 80s.
The weather during much of this weekend will offer great opportunities to be outdoors. The warmest day at the shore is likely to be Saturday as a breeze may pick up off the ocean on Sunday.
Thunderstorms may move in from the west Sunday night.
Former Typhoon Matmo continues to wreak havoc across portions of China.
Strong and severe thunderstorms from Canada and the northern Plains will shift into the Midwest and Ohio Valley in time for the weekend.
A tornado touched down and wreaked havoc at Cherrystone Campground in Virginia on Thursday morning, causing two fatalities and leaving 36 injured.
After temperatures briefly climb to typical midsummer levels, another cooldown will roll into the Midwest and expand to the East for the last part of July.
A potent storm system moving out of the Northwest United States will bring an elevated risk of tornadoes to parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan on Thursday.
Just when it was starting to feel like the dog days of summer again, Pittsburgh will get another early taste of September Friday.
Lawton, OK (1990)
A thunderstorm cluster brought 11" of rain.
Washington, DC (1991)
A total of 3" of rain from heavy thunderstorms.
Manchester, KY (1992)
A state trooper was stranded in his patrol car after it was submerged by flood waters.