It's almost time for a haunted pirate ship in Stillwater to sail off into the horizon. After a decade of drawing trick-or-treaters in with elaborate displays and candy, this will be the last Halloween to see it.
While rain could deter voter turnout on Election Day in part of the Central states and the Northwest, dry weather is in store in the East and the balance of the West.
Following last year's harsh winter season, which shattered snowfall, temperature and maintenance expenditure records across the country, transportation departments have been amassing supplies in preparation of winter's icy return.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
A blast of cold air will be accompanied by chilly rain showers, some snow and blustery winds for Halloween night in the Midwest and Northeast.