It’s going to be a steamy, sizzling, sweltering day across parts of the Delaware Valley.
After a tranquil stretch of conditions, the Delaware Valley is seeing some wet weather this morning.
The humidity is continuing to drop as well, a precursor to what you can expect over the next several days.
An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect for Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs until 8pm
If you enjoyed the comfortable feel of Thursday, then you’ll want to savor today as well, because it won’t last.
As you step out the door this morning, the change will be instantly noticeable.
Around 2:11pm, an EF-1 tornado packing winds of up to 95 mph briefly dropped down in Honey Brook, PA.
Heavy rain is expected this weekend as remnants from Tropical Storm Bill spin eastward into the Delaware Valley. A Flood Watch is in effect for our entire region Saturday evening through Sunday because of the threat of downpours and flooding.
As you head out the door on Wednesday morning, it is going to feel noticeably different than in recent days.
Despite never being a serious threat in terms of typical tropical hazards (wind, storm surge), Tropical Depression Bill is now dumping flooding rains on the U.S. mainland.
Tuesday will be very similar to Monday. The heat and humidity will “stick” around for one more day, and thunderstorms will once again pop up this afternoon.
It will be a warm day, with highs in the low to mid 80s.
After a wild afternoon of weather, heavy rain will continue overnight and the region will endure the chance for more showers and thunderstorms on Tuesday as a cold front exits the region. Any storms on Tuesday may also contain gusty winds and downpours but the threat severe weather will be greatly reduced.
Are you ready for more of that June Gloom? It’s going to be yet another cool, dreary day across the Delaware Valley.
If you are a fan of cooler and less humid conditions you will enjoy the forecast into the holiday weekend.