A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 9 p.m. for the region, as a strong cold front will bring scattered showers and storms.
Thousands of Philadelphia area hairdressers in unison pressed hard on the nozzles of their extra heavy duty hair spray canisters on Saturday in a show of support for humid weather.
If you like the hot, steamy, humid conditions of summer, the next two days are for you. And you may want to cherish them; after tomorrow, there may not be anymore!
Yesterday was close to average with a high of 84, but highs today, tomorrow and Saturday surge back to around 90 with high humidity.
Wednesday is going to be another warm day, but you will definitely feel a difference outside. Lower humidity levels means it will not feel nearly as oppressive as it did on Tuesday.
Some scattered showers and storms are moving through the region Tuesday night.
So much for the ‘end’ of summer! The Delaware Valley could see as many 90 degree readings this week as all of August.
A large dome of high pressure offshore is sending a very warm, moisture-rich air mass our way, allowing not just a spike in temperatures (low 90’s and upper 80’s Labor Day afternoon), but also soaring humidity levels. By Tuesday, a cold front will cross late in the day to at least help wipe out the humidity.
Expect partial sunshine for Labor Day with more chances for scattered showers and storms.
Wouldn’t you know it, just in time for his mom’s famous tofu burgers on the grill, gloomy Curtis Cloud returns to celebrate the holiday weekend.
Friday will be sunny and comfortably warm in the low 80s with low humidity.
The rip current risk is easing along the New Jersey coast as Hurricane Cristobal moves deeper into the North Atlantic after a week that saw the death of a swimmer.
Sunshine will dominate Thursday and Friday, with high temperatures in the lower 80s.
Another sultry day is in store for the Delaware Valley on Wednesday. Under mostly sunny skies, temperatures are once again expected to reach 90.
Under lots of sunshine, temperatures will continue to rise on Tuesday, topping out in the upper 80s.