A potent storm affecting the middle of the nation at midweek will bring gusty wind, warmth and some rain to Philadelphia for a time Friday.
Temperatures will start the day in the 60s, but will rebound into the 70s.
However, gusty winds are likely to cause some problems.
Fallen leaves will be scattered, trash cans could go flying and a few tree limbs may come down.
Travel during rush hour Friday morning could be rough with gusts between 40 and 50 mph, combined with a period or two of rain. Flight delays are possible and driving over the higher bridges could be a challenge for some vehicles.
The weekend will turn progressively cooler. In fact, by Sunday the weather will be downright blustery and chilly with RealFeel® temperatures in the 30s and 40s, despite some sunshine.
There could even be some accumulating snow in northern New England and part of upstate New York.
Roads turned into rivers in parts of the mid-Atlantic on Saturday due to flooding downpours.
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 this weekend with future impacts on China and Taiwan.
A tropical wave approaching the Caribbean Sea will attempt to reactivate the Atlantic Basin during the first week of August.
As several large fires continue to rage across the western United States, weather conditions will gradually improve for firefighting efforts this 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.
Los Angeles, CA (1991)
New July rainfall record of 0.17" established. The previous record was 0.15" set in July 1969.
Mansfield, OH (1992)
13.23" of rain in July -- wettest month on record.
Moline, IL (1992)
11.40" of rain -- wettest July on record.