The North American monsoon is ramping up across the southwestern United States after one of the latest starts on record this week.
The same storm system that triggered severe thunderstorms in parts of the Northeast on Monday will trigger violent storms in parts of the Southeast prior to midweek ahead of a welcome push of pleasant, fall-like air.
More than 45,000 people are without power in Cape Cod as officials assess the damage and begin cleanup efforts, after a strong tornado caused a path of destruction on Tuesday.
After the recent summer swelter, millions in the Northeast, Midwest and South will get a break from the heat and high humidity during an unlikely part of the summer.
A significant part of the Northeast baked over the weekend -- especially where some metropolitan areas only "cooled off" to lows of 83 at night.
Intense heat is set to build across much of the United Kingdom this week; all-time records may be set in some locations.
As flooding continues to affect parts of northeast India, downpours will focus on Kerala in the coming days and bring a new threat for flooding.