The rain is here to stay in Seattle, as showers and cloudy skies takeover the week's weather.
Temperatures through the weekend and into next week will hover around the city's normal for this time of year, the upper 40s.
On Friday a passing morning shower gave way to clouds, which will remain in the sky through the weekend.
Saturday evening brings the next chance for rain to the city but overnight temperatures will be mild, as they remain in the 40s.
While rain and drizzle are likely again on Sunday, this will be the warmest day of the weekend reaching a high of 50 degrees.
Heading into next week, Monday will be mostly cloudy but the sunshine may peak through the clouds for a brief time during the afternoon hours.
Although beginning Tuesday the rain will return and it will stay through the following weekend.
Unsettled weather will rule in Atlanta this weekend and into the new week, with the chance of thunderstorms each day.
Dallas will see continued periods of heat and dry weather with temperatures expected to reach 100 F Sunday and Monday.
Commemorating French Independence Day, the city of New Orleans will celebrate Bastille Day this weekend, but storms may half festivities.
The mercury will continue to soar in Seattle throughout the weekend and into early next week with temperatures reaching near record highs Sunday through Tuesday.
Memphis, TN (1980)
108 degrees -- all-time record high.
Walker, IA (1992)
3.5 inches of rain in just one hour caused stream and river flooding.
New Jersey, NY (1895)
Cherry Hill Tornado in North Jersey caused $50,000 damage; funnel then descended at New York City in Harlem and Woodhaven, where one was killed; ended as a waterspout in Jamaica Bay; New York City damage totalled $43,000. Note: This is not the Cherry Hill in South Jersey.