While the calendar still reflects summer, a significant cooldown is on the way for the Northeast, and it may be chilly enough for some people to reach for jackets and sweatshirts.
A golf course in North Carolina reported a unique hole-in-one on Tuesday night, one that the course manager attributes to a higher power.
Following slow-moving downpours along the upper Gulf coast this week, a new surge of tropical moisture will lead to a proliferation of downpours and the risk of flooding along the Gulf coast as well as the interior South this weekend.
"This is a situation that can be compared to a terrorist attack," an official said of the sheer scale of injuries following the deadly lightning strike in Poland.
Ivo will unleash dangerous surf as it parallels the western coast of Mexico into the weekend.
The American Southwest is feeling the heat with another round of record-challenging temperatures forecast during the last half of August as the region endures one of the driest monsoon seasons on record.
On the heels of four tropical cyclones that made landfall in eastern Asia so far this month, Bailu aims for Taiwan and China.
Monsoonal rain continues in western India, while eastern India remains on alert for a potential tropical system next week.