Building warmth is in the offing for Pittsburgh through Memorial Day.
Showers forecast across the Northeast this Memorial Day weekend should stay away from the metro area.
Most folks who have outdoor holiday plans such as barbecues or picnics will find the weather to be enjoyable.
The mercury will rise to near 80 Sunday with wall-to-wall sunshine.
Those heading to PNC Park to watch the Pirates take on the Nationals this weekend should have no weather-related issues. However, sunscreen will be needed for Sunday's afternoon game.
Memorial Day may be the nicest day yet as temperatures soar into the low 80s. Anybody heading out to attend a memorial ceremony, picnic or barbecue should find the day to be rather enjoyable.
Showers and thunderstorms will rattle the region on Tuesday, but warmth will hold on as humidity increases.
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.
Tropical Storm Nida threatens to bring flooding rain to the Philippines into this weekend with future impacts on China and Taiwan.
As several large fires continue to rage across the western United States, weather conditions will gradually improve for firefighting efforts in the upcoming week.
Additional downpours are likely to roll across northern New Jersey and further suspend play during the late rounds at the 98th PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club this weekend.
A tropical wave approaching the Caribbean Sea will attempt to reactivate the Atlantic Basin during the first week of August.
A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people crashed in central Texas on Saturday morning. Authorities say there appears to be no survivors.
"A considerable flood arose unexpectedly which proved detrimental to many in that colony." This was the first of 2 hurricane/floods within 30 days.
Amarillo, TX (1982)
4.22" of rain -- 24-hour July rainfall record.
Eureka, CA (1982)
A total of 0.03" in drizzle -- a daily rainfall record for midsummer.