After near-record heat for Seattle, temperatures drop back to normal over the weekend.
Following sunny skies and lingering heat around the Seattle area for several days, temperatures will go from the mid-80s to the low 70s by the end of the weekend.
The average high in Seattle this time of year is 76 F.
The sun will remain; however, some patchy clouds could move in.
People looking to spend time in the outdoors should take the proper precautions to stay protected from the heat by wearing sunscreen and drinking plenty of water.
Looking into next week, temperatures will remain consistent with usual averages. There is a chance for rain to return midweek.
The last major eruption of Mount Hakone occurred around 2,900 years ago, according to the Global Volcanism Project at the Smithsonian Institution.
A pair of disturbances tracking eastward from the Plains will bring bouts of showers and thunderstorms to the East through the rest of the week.
The San Francisco area will remain dry and warm into the Independence Day weekend.
A large area of high pressure over the West will keep temperatures above normal through the middle of the week.
The combination of excessive heat and dry thunderstorms in many areas will add to the wildfire threat in the western part of United States and Canada through much of July.
While heat has already begun across Spain and Portugal, the hottest conditions of the year will spread across much of Europe this week.
Boston, MA (1999)
No measurable rain the entire month of June (normal is 3.09").
Tropical Rains caused flooding. The cloud bursts were generated by the combination of Tropical Cyclone 04B, which made landfall in the eastern state of Orissa the morning of the 29th. In Raipur, 16 inches poured down from evening of the 28th to the morning of the 30th. In Bombay, 10 inches of rain fell in just 9 hours on the 30th; total rainfall from the 28th to the 30th was just over 20 inches.
Flooding rainfall continued. Near Olpe, 4.78 fell in 24 hours, causing major flooding. Dexter was completely cut off by flooding, with roadways in and out of town unpassable. Near Williamsburg, 17.25 inches of rain fell over the past 3 days. As of the 30th, Welda's total rainfall for June was about 20 inches.