After an unsettled weather pattern plagued the city of Atlanta over the past several days, things will begin to dry out over the area as we head into the early part of next week.
Americans will be hoping for clear skies this Saturday, July 4, as they look to enjoy dazzling fireworks displays, in addition to other popular Fourth of July activities.
A 21-year-old California woman died recently after contracting a rare infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba that thrives in warm bodies of water.
Holiday festivities may be disrupted by severe thunderstorms on Saturday afternoon across the northern Plains on Saturday and Sunday.
It will not just be emotions running high around Vancouver, Canada, Sunday afternoon for the final match of the 2015 Women’s World Cup, but also temperatures.
After setting records to the west, intense heat will expand across central Europe this weekend.
New England (1911)
Record heat in New England... Boston, MA 104 degrees Lawrence, MA 106 degrees Vernon, VT 105 degrees, all-time record for state Nashua, NH 106 degrees
Unionville, MD (1956)
A total of 1.23 inches of rain in one minute. World record for rainfall intensity.
Las Vegas, NV (1975)
Flash flooding stranded more than 100 motorists on the strip. Cars were swept from casino parking lots, killing 2 persons and creating $1 million worth of damage. In spite of the flooding most casinos remained open and one owner exclaimed: "We'll have to have floating crap games before we interrupt any of the gamblers!"