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Another hot stretch of weather, including the return of 90-degree temperatures, is shaping up for Seattle.
Temperatures will be on the rise in Seattle through Monday as a ridge of high pressure builds overhead and the typical cool flow of air from the Pacific Ocean is cut off.
While a high of 77 F is more typical this time of year, temperatures will rise into the middle 80s on Sunday before once again cracking the 90-degree mark on Monday.
Sizzling sunshine will send temperatures soaring each day.
Residents should take the necessary precautions to stay cool through this hot spell. Be sure to drink plenty of water, wear light clothing and avoid strenuous activities during the midday and afternoon hours (the hottest time of the day).
Remember to never leave a child or animal locked in a vehicle, even for a short amount of time.
The good news is that an end to the heat is in sight. While not producing a substantial amount of rain, a new Pacific storm system will bring temperatures back to normal by midweek.
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The northeastern United States will only get a couple days of dry, sunny weather before the next round of showers and thunderstorms rolls in at midweek.
Anyone in the Southeast hoping for a break from the warm, humid and unsettled weather will need to wait at least another week.
Persistent dryness and localized breezy weather may create difficulties for firefighters battling wildfires across the western United States early this week.
A storm will crawl through the northeastern part of the nation during the first weekend of summer with rounds of drenching showers and thunderstorms.
A severe weather outbreak seems likely to target portions of the Plains through Monday.
Lightning and persistent dry weather have teamed up to produce a number of wildfires in Oregon and northwestern Canada.
Thunderstorms are expected to drench a significant part of the southern United States through Saturday and will bring temporary relief to the ongoing June swelter.
Intense storms blasted parts of the central and eastern United States with enough rain to cause devastating flooding this week.