The stubborn storm that brought wet weather to the Pacific Northwest late last week and over the weekend has finally departed, allowing for the return of dry weather for Seattle and surrounding areas.
High pressure building in will usher in dry air from the north, allowing for sunshine to dominate each day through midweek.
Temperatures will slowly rise over the next several days as Monday's high of 79 degrees climbs into the upper 80s by Wednesday.
Wednesday will be the warmest day of the week then temperatures will drop slightly into the low 80s to round out the week.
Daytime hours on Thursday and Friday will contain plenty of sunshine for Seattle's Original Coffee Walk, beginning at the Hammering Man.
The sunshine will continue through Saturday, providing a pleasant day for the Seattle Boats Afloat Show at South Lake Union.
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Chicago is facing a mostly clear weekend with the threat of some disruptive thunderstorms on Saturday.
The peak of hurricane season, among other things, arrives in the fall.
Moisture from Odile brought flooding rainfall to the Southwest on Wednesday and more is on the way.
Odile and other weather systems will bring both dangerous flooding and drought-busting rain in parts of Texas and the southern Plains.
Sacramento, CA (1984)
100 degrees F., record 38th day of 100 degrees or higher this year.
Eastern States (1990)
Record cold in many locations.......... Location Temp Previous Record ----------------- ---- --------------- Rochester, NY 37 38/1953 Youngstown, OH 34 38/1959 Atlantic City, NJ 36 39/1968 Allentown, PA 36 37/1959 Providence, RI 39T 39/1959 Binghamton, NY 35 36/1953 Flint, MI 35 36/1959
New York, NY ()
4" of rain fell from an early nor'easter.