Following the holiday weekend, temperatures reached the upper 80s for the four-day work week.
Night-time lows will stayed in the upper 60s, creating cooler evenings for the week's sporting events, festivals and celebrations.
Kicking off the rivalry between the Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets, Tuesday's high reached 90 degrees.
Wednesday brought mostly sunny skies and Thursday followed suit, reaching 89 degrees. Thursday night was also clear but the daytime hours hosted intervals of clouds.
The sunshine will remain Friday through the weekend for the city's famous arts and crafts show, the Yellow Daisy Festival at Stone Mountain Park.
Local thunderstorms are possible on Saturday afternoon and evening but pleasant skies will again be present on Sunday to finish up the weekend and launch Atlanta's Midtown Restaurant Week.
With above average rainfall in the city for August, September will begin without much precipitation.
Tropical Storm Matthew has formed in the Caribbean could take a turn toward the United States as a hurricane next week.
It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.
A new typhoon is brewing in the western Pacific Ocean and could pose a risk to Japan, Taiwan and eastern China next week.
Rain will spread over much of the northeastern U.S. into the weekend, but persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic.
Thundery showers set to start this weekend will depart before the season's first National Football League game in London kicks off on Sunday.
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Cedar Keys, FL (1896)
Hurricane killed 110; $3.8 million damage.
Pensacola, FL (1917)
28.51 inches -- lowest pressure at Pensacola. Wind gusts to 95 mph.