The first day of summer has the shortest night of the year. But stargazers have increasingly longer nights to look forward to.
The potential is increasing for a sweltering heat wave across the British Isles next week.
Will the recent warm and dry weather hold this week for Royal Ascot or will rain and cooler air dampen the festivities?
Tropical moisture surging into Texas will lead to a cooler and wet first part of the workweek; meanwhile, the Southeast will simmer.
Texas will see some drenching rains in the coming days while the Southeast turns hotter and drier.
Tropical Rainstorm Bud will fuel downpours and bring flash flooding to the Southwest through Saturday night. Next week, heat is expected to build in across the West.
A crystal clear air mass will bring splendid conditions for stargazers across the East Coast of the U.S. Look for the thin crescent moon near Venus this evening, then the Milky Way later at night.
Look just after sunset for the baby crescent moon and Venus the next few nights.
Hector is an unusual and rare late season storm that should not be shrugged off as just another windstorm.
Tropical moisture from Bud will surge into the Southwest U.S. Friday and into the weekend and will lead to heavy showers and thunderstorms.