While escaping the core of the heat, warm days are still shaping up for San Francisco through Monday.
A ridge of high pressure building across California will promote blazing triple-digit heat across the interior through Monday.
There will be enough of an onshore flow to keep the heat held at bay around San Francisco, but temperatures will still rise to the upper 70s and near 80F.
Any low clouds and fog will burn off by midday with mostly sunny skies expected by the afternoon hours. Morning clouds could cause flight delays at San Francisco International Airport.
An upper-level disturbance will break down the ridge on Tuesday, causing temperatures to return to more seasonable levels.
The disturbance will pass through dryly without any welcome rainfall.
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.