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Weekend Weather Improves After Saturday Storm Threat: What to Know, Plus July 4 Outlook

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This weekend's summer sizzler took the backseat Saturday afternoon to some wild weather, at least some for in the tri-state.

Reports of golf-ball sized hail and street flooding followed a messy couple hours for residents in Monmouth County. Meanwhile, those in the city barely saw any fluctuation in a second day of serious heat.

July kicked off with hot temperatures and plenty of humidity, with promises of a double feature into Saturday before severe weather threats too aim north and south of New York City.

Much of the region was under a severe thunderstorm watch through 9 p.m. Check the latest severe weather alerts for your neighborhood here.

Some showers could linger into early Sunday, but conditions should vastly improve over the course of the day. Expect highs in the mid-80s Sunday and partly cloudy skies once the rain remnants move out. Want even better news?

Fourth of July weather looks marvelous at this point, with Storm Team 4 predicting highs around 85 degrees in the city and mostly sunny skies ahead of the fireworks. Check out some of the best viewing spots for Macy's iconic show here.

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