Pittsburgh: Sun, Pleasant Weather Into This Week

By Katy Galimberti, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
July 6, 2014; 4:10 AM ET
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Following a cooler Independence Day, Pittsburgh will have a stretch of sunshine and warmer weather for the next several days.

Temperatures will continue to rise and hit near 85 F early this week. The rise in temperature will pull closer and at times slightly higher to the seasonal averages.

Skies will be sunny to partly cloudy through the first part of the week.

Overnight temperatures will follow the same trend and could reach the upper 60s toward the start of this week. Thunderstorms could reappear midweek.

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With many 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.

Fans headed to PNC Park should see pleasant baseball weather as the Pirates take on the Philadelphia Phillies in a three game home series.

Warmer weather will stay consistent through much of next week.

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