Moisture from Tropical Depression Lorena will miss the Los Angeles basin, but there is a chance of flooding downpours in the mountains.
A thunderstorm could drift into the valleys east of Los Angeles into Tuesday, bringing a risk of flash flooding to dry areas.
It won't be as hot as in the five-day streak of highs hitting 90 on Sept. 3-7. Temperatures are expected to stay in the low to mid-80s through Friday. Overnight lows will be in the low 60s, with increased cloud cover across the sky.
Record-challenging heat will continue in Seattle through midweek before temperatures return to normal.
Above-normal temperatures will be the story around the Bay area to kick off the new week.
Unsettled weather in Atlanta will continue into this week, with the chance of thunderstorms remaining for the area through Tuesday.
After showers and thunderstorm come through the area on Monday, Detroit will see a period of slightly cooler temperatures for much of the week.
After the new week begins with stormy weather, the Cleveland area will see temperatures reminiscent of September move in midweek.
Dallas will see continued periods of heat and dry weather before severe storms bring cooler temperatures midweek.
Albuquerque, NM (1979)
105 degrees -- tied all-time record
Greensboro, NC (1979)
78 degrees -- all-time record high minimum.
Montreal, Quebec (1987)
Severe thunderstorms led to flash flooding and many accidents. Widespread damage; two people were killed. A power outage left dozens stranded in subways overnight.