Despite warm air in Chicago this week, rain and thunderstorms are possible for Mother's Day on Sunday.
Temperatures will sink into the low 70s this weekend. Overnight temperatures Saturday night will hover around the 55 F mark.
For the first day of the weekend, the sun will return for parts of the afternoon Saturday, but thunderstorms will come back to Chicago for Saturday evening.
Showers and thunderstorms will last through Saturday night, and showers will continue throughout the day on Mother's Day. While the afternoon will be storm-free for the holiday Sunday, storms will roll back into the city Sunday night, possibly impacting holiday activities.
The city will have another chance for a thunderstorm on Monday.
While prospects for a white Christmas are grim along the I-95 corridor, many communities from the Great Lakes to the Rockies should enjoy the desired snowy scene for the holiday.
The first substantial snowstorm of the season, which totaled nearly 5 inches of snow in some areas, was responsible for widespread slide-offs and accidents in Kansas City during the commuting hours.
After natural disasters, it’s not uncommon to see pop-up charities appear, particularly around the holiday season.
A storm bearing strong winds, heavy snow, torrential rain, thunderstorms and fog will converge on the Northeast and Midwest on Christmas Eve and will likely create ground and flight delays.
As millions of people prepare to travel for the winter holidays, wet weather in the Northeast may make some travels problematic.
As the train of storms from the Pacific Ocean continues, rounds of rain and mountain snow will affect areas from the Northwest to the Intermountain West and Rockies through Christmas Day.