Sunny and dry weather will continue in San Francisco throughout the weekend and into next week.
Daytime temperatures will be in the high 60s and evening lows will linger around 50 degrees. Nighttime skies will remain clear for stargazers.
No rain is in the forecast through the weekend or next week.
This comes as good news for the city's residents as Sunday begins the first official weekend of ArtSpan/San Francisco Open Studios. ArtSpan is a month-long art event featuring the works of emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios.
A similar weather pattern is forecast to unfold next week as well, keeping the region dry, sunny and clear into mid-October.
The first chance for clouds will come on Thursday morning but will break for more sunshine in the afternoon.
Drenching and locally severe thunderstorms impacted portions of the mid-Atlantic on Thursday.
As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours to the northeastern U.S. and break the back of an extended heat wave.
Rounds of showers and thunderstorms moving westward off the coast of Africa may pave the way for future tropical systems over the Atlantic Ocean in the weeks ahead.
Highs will run between 10 and 15 degrees Fahrenheit above average across much of the interior western United States into the upcoming weekend.
A budding tropical system threatens to bring flooding rain to the Philippines into this weekend with potential future impacts on China and Taiwan.
The heat felt across the United Kingdom during the middle of July has faded and is not expected to return through at least the first week of August.
July 29th is historically a rainy day in Waynesburg, PA. It all began in 1878 when a farmer casually told drug store clerk William Allison that it always seemed to rain on July 29th in this southwestern PA town. The clerk made a note of it and started keeping a yearly tabulation. July 29th, 2001 was the 104th rainfall in the past 124 years on this date.
Mt. Washington, NH (1989)
34 degrees with a 45-mph wind gust (minus 6 degrees wind chill temperature).
Otterbein, IN (1990)
A total of 2" of rain in 40 minutes (10 miles west of Lafayette).