After a brief cooldown, very warm and humid weather will bounce back in Philadelphia in time for the Labor Day weekend.
High temperatures around the region will rise into the 80s on Saturday before soaring back to around the 90-degree mark on Sunday and Labor Day.
An increase in humidity, which will especially be noticed Sunday and Labor Day, will contribute to even higher AccuWeather.com RealFeel® temperatures.
For people heading to the beach, surf conditions will be much better than recent days on Saturday as Cristobal departs. However, an increase in winds at the coast will stir up surf some for a time on Sunday.
Much of the time will be free of rain this weekend. However, there will be spotty showers and thunderstorms popping up in the building warmth and humidity Sunday and Labor Day.
The afternoon hours will be the most active time of these days.
Indications are that there will be more warm, rather than cool, days through the middle of September, which will be a bit of a switch from most of the summer.
California Governor Jerry Brown ordered water use restrictions for the drought-stricken state on Wednesday for the first time in its history.
While Maysak is no longer a super typhoon, it remains a very powerful storm over the Pacific Ocean and will threaten the Philippines this weekend.
As sunshine warms parts of the South, Plains and Southwest on Easter Sunday, cold air and spotty snow will linger in the Northeast and rain will dampen parts of the West and Texas.
A widespread severe weather threat is targeting the central Plains Wednesday evening following spotty severe storms in the South on Tuesday.
For the third time in a two-year timespan, a “blood moon” will cast an eerie glow above Earth.
Four people were killed and 16 were injured after flames erupted on a Mexican oil rig early Wednesday morning, The Associated Press reports.
White Fish Bay, WI (1987)
A tornado touched down during a snow squall and uprooted a mobile home.
Oklahoma City, OK (1989)
No thunderstorms in all of April -- the first such April since 1891.
Boston, MA (1997)
25.4" of snow - greatest snowfall ever in a 24 hour period. 100,000 people without power. Winds gusted to 54 mph.