This rainy Tuesday is the last cool and comfortable day before heat and humidity set in.
Highs Tuesday reach the upper 60s, and the rain comes in from west to east.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms continue overnight into Wednesday morning, and temperatures surge into the middle 80s in the city, near 90 in interior New Jersey, and much cooler along the coast.
An afternoon thunderstorm Wednesday is possible north of the city.
Thursday through Saturday will feel like July, with highs around 90 amid haze and humidity.
The area won't see cooler temperatures until Monday, when temps will fall back into the 70s.