Rain Monday night Details >
Dec 18, 2013; 5:47 PM ET Patchy fog will affect the area from late tomorrow night to Friday morning
Daytime highs will climb to around 70 degrees, which is still a bit below average for this time of the year, along with plenty of sunshine and nothing in the way of rain expected.
Warm air is forecast to surge into much of the eastern half of the nation by the weekend and will be accompanied by heavy rain and flooding risk in some locations.
A parade of snowstorms has been taking aim at the U.S. recently, increasing the chances for many to see a White Christmas.
As record-challenging warmth air pays a brief visit to the Eastern states, delays from rain, fog, ice and snow will be on the increase this weekend over much of the nation for early holiday travelers.