The dry season continues in the San Francisco area with no rain expected this week.
Temperatures will be pleasant in the low to mid-70s each day.
Low morning clouds, however, may cause delays for travelers into San Francisco International Airport.
It will be breezy through the week with gusts up to 20 mph developing by the weekend.
The weekend is shaping up to be beautiful for any outdoor events including the 2014 Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate Park, which runs from Friday to Sunday.
It will be mostly sunny for the weekend with highs again staying in the mid-70s.
Tropical Depression 8 has formed east of the Carolinas and should strengthen into a tropical storm before impacting the coastal Carolinas early this week.
Despite struggling to do so last week, a tropical depression has developed just south of Florida and will turn toward the northeastern Gulf Coast of the United States this week.
Brief relief from heat and humidity will arrive in the northeastern United States at the start of September.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan near Sendai early in the new week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Hawaii is facing two tropical threats this week as Madeline and Lester churn westward.
Slow-moving and repetitive downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the western Gulf Coast into early week.
A five-state tornado outbreak in Nebraska, Kansas, Wyoming, Iowa and Missouri occurred on this date. In all, 20 tornadoes were reported. Nine were in Iowa. One near Farragut, IA, in the extreme SW corner of the state, caused several fatalities and numerous injuries.
Sherman Pass, WA (1980)
2 inches of snow.
Pennsylvania & New Jersey (1971)
Tropical Storm Doria caused severe floods in southeastern PA and NJ. Damage estimated at $138 million.