Summerlike warmth will move into parts of the mid-Atlantic Thursday and Friday, but it will hold southwest of New England and the Boston area for the most part.
As warmth begins to bulge northward later in the week, the risk of cloudy, damp and cooler weather will increase along the New England coast.
A flow off the Atlantic Ocean is likely to set up Thursday and continue on Friday.
It will not be until after a storm system moves in from the Plains this weekend before temperatures make a run into the 70s.
Along with the warmth will come the potential for some rain and thunderstorms. As long as that system keeps moving, enough dry air in its wake may salvage Mother's Day with some sunshine.
Content contributed by Andy Mussoline, AccuWeather Meteorologist
Travel hazards, delays and disruptions associated with rain, ice and snow will continue over the Central states through the balance of the Thanksgiving weekend.
Following a mild Thanksgiving and Black Friday, noticeably cooler air will return to the Northeast this weekend.
Sandra remains on track to make landfall in northern Mexico on Saturday, but it will be much weaker than its current hurricane status.
The current reprieve from heavy rain across southern India will not last long with the threat for flooding downpours set to return for the final days of November.
Wet weather with areas of ice and snow will stretch from Texas to Michigan and could impact shoppers and slow travel during Black Friday.
Several days of heavy rain will bring the potential to cause flooding from the southern Plains to the middle Mississippi Valley into early next week.