Here is a look at some of the potential or ongoing weather hazards and headlines ahead in the days to come:
Much above-normal temperatures for parts of the Pacific Northwest and Northern Intermountain West, Sun-Wed, Aug 3-6.
Heavy rain for the coastal areas of the mid-Atlantic and Southeast into Florida, Sun-Mon, Aug 3-4.
The possibility of flash flooding in most of the Dsert Southwest.
Severe drought for parts of the Great Plains, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, and California.