Thundery downpours are moving across the MIssouri Valley with flood warnings across parts of southern Iowa.
Strong winds and showers will ease by this evening in Bermuda as Cristobal moves rapidly across the North Atlantic.
On a hot sunny day, surfaces like a playgrounds, asphalt, sand and macadam can be hotter than the outside air temperature.
Thursday play at Flushing Meadows will see sunshine return with less humidity.
Monster waves slammed California beaches Wednesday because of then Hurricane Marie
Cristobal is accelerating as it moves away from the US out to sea, but rough surf is expected to continue along much of the East Coast.
Large swells and huge waves from Marie in the Pacific will continue through Thursday.
Dangerous rip currents and swells will continue from Cristobal as it churns out to sea.
A Penn State team of undergraduate and graduate students are competing in the Google Lunar XPRIZE; a race to the moon for $20 million. The team is set to launch in 2016.
Weather News, from AccuWeather.com