Auset Donadalle, 4, sprays herself with mist to keep cool during a Durham Parks and Recreation-sponsored Rock the Park concert, Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Old Farm Road Park in Durham, N.C. (AP Photo/The Herald-Sun, Christine T. Nguyen) MANDATORY CREDIT
NEW YORK (AP) — The heat that blanketed much of the U.S. will begin easing up this week as temperatures approach normal from the Midwest to the East Coast.
Andrew Orrison, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Camp Springs, Md., said Sunday night that a cold front through the South and the mid-Atlantic will bring thunderstorms and showers.
It “will break the heat wave we’ve had,” he said, dropping temperatures there to a more normal range of mid- to upper-80s. The Southeast and Tennessee Valley will be in the low 90s, “still fairly Login to read more