After a soggy end to the weekend, dry weather and cooler temperatures are on the way for the rest of the workweek.
A cold front that slowly crossed the country this weekend left lingering showers in the Atlanta area on Monday morning.
However in the wake of the front, cool temperatures moved into the area.
With the sunshine becoming a standard across northern Georgia for the week, afternoon high temperatures will be around 70 for the early part of the week.
This means that it will be good fall-like weather for the Braves game if the series returns to Atlanta for Game 5 on Wednesday.
By Thursday, temperatures will be on the rise, making it near 80 degrees for the coming weekend with partly to mostly sunny skies continuing.
Another visit from the Polar Vortex will deliver unseasonably cool air to the Midwest, preceded by rounds of thunderstorms, including severe weather.
Welcome dry weather for cleanup efforts across Japan in the wake of Neoguri will be brief.
As the Northeast continues to clean up from destructive storms early this week, more rounds of severe weather and flash flooding loom for early next week.
A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Honshu approximately 94 miles away from Namie, Japan. Tsunami Advisory and Warnings have been cancelled for northeastern Japan, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.
Parts of the South will get major relief from heat, humidity and storms next week while other locations will be at greater risk for flash flooding.
Heat-related dangers will be on the rise over the weekend for much of the Northwest as scorching heat settles in.
Gulf of Mexico (1979)
Hurricane Bob, 140 miles SSW of New Orleans moved ashore at Grand Isle, LA; New Orleans had 70-mph gusts, trees and power lines went down. Gulfport, MS had 6 inches of rain in 24 hours. Four tornadoes, 2 in SE Louisiana, 1 in Florida and 1 in SE Alabama. A total of 2.16 inches of rain in Baton Rouge, LA in 6 hours.
Medina, TX (1988)
Close to 13 inches of rain; flash flooding killed 2 people.
Pacific Northwest (1990)
Record 100-degree heat from California north to Idaho and Oregon.