After spotty showers and thunderstorms affect Boston into Saturday night, some sunshine will appear for mom on Sunday.
A slow-moving storm affecting the Central states much of this week will pick up some forward speed this weekend.
As moisture with the storm system drifts through into Saturday night, there is the potential for locally heavy showers and thunderstorms and the corresponding travel delays and disruptions to outdoor activities.
However, the rainfall will be sign that some warmer air is trying to work into the region.
A small area of high pressure should be just strong enough to allow dry air to mix down from aloft and break up clouds and prevent shower activity in the Northeast on Sunday.
With more of a westerly flow of air, chilly air from the Atlantic Ocean will be shut off. Temperatures will climb well into the 70s and could touch 80 F in some locations through Monday.
The pattern early next week will bring the warmest weather since last October.
Saturday became the warmest day of 2014 so far with temperatures climbing well into the 70s.
A back door cool front may sag southward and cut into the warmth by Tuesday.
Following a blustery and chilly weekend, temperatures will once again take a tumble across the northeastern United States during the first half of this week.
Several storms will bring periods of rain and gusty winds to the west coast of the United States this week, and Southern California will not be excluded from rainfall this time.
A strengthening tropical cyclone will unleash heavy rain and strong winds on areas from western Myanmar to northeast India and Bangladesh this week.
Flooding downpours and thunderstorms will target a part of the central United States at midweek.
Dry weather set to dominate the southern United States into November will only worsen the already extreme drought conditions.
The changing of the seasons will bring beneficial rainfall to northern Brazil, a region that has experienced severe drought over the past several years.