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The Nation’s Weather

The Nation’s Weather for Saturday, August 15, 2020

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NATIONAL SUMMARY

Showers and thunderstorms will rumble in much of the

mid-Atlantic and Southeast tomorrow. Some of the storms will

produce localized flash flooding in western Virginia and

western North Carolina. A shower or thunderstorm cannot be

ruled out in Wisconsin, Michigan, Iowa, Illinois and

Missouri. Afternoon thunderstorms will dot the landscape in

portions of the Four Corners region as well as the high

elevations in California. Elsewhere in the West, most areas

will remain dry and sunny. In addition, extreme heat will be

widespread, with temperatures over the century from Portland

and points south on Interstate 5. Some of the deserts of

southeastern California and western Arizona will surpass 120

F. Much of Texas will also be over 100.

SPECIAL WEATHER

No new information for this time period.

WEATHER HIGHLIGHTS

No new information for this time period.

DAILY EXTREMES

National High Friday 117 at Palm Springs, CA

National Low Friday 30 at Stanley, ID

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