Low pressure lifting north of New York state will bring a smattering of different weather to the Northeast Monday.
A quick shot of morning snow will turn quickly to ice in northern New Hampshire and most of Maine. Before the changeover occurs, places like Newport, Berlin, Farmington and Bangor will see 1-3 inches.
In spots such as Presque Isle, Caribou and Houlton, a good 3-6 inches will fall before the snow changes to a dangerous mix of sleet and freezing rain.
The icy mess is expected to last much of the day Monday and into Monday night before finally becoming all rain in most places.
Further south, a warm and spring-like air mass will push into Boston, New York City, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.
The warmth will come at a wet and stormy price, however, as a potent cold front cuts its way toward the region.
The day will start with showers in the I-95 corridor, but a band of heavy rain and thunderstorms will reach the area by late in the afternoon or evening.
The most likely areas for thunderstorms will be from about Philadelphia south to Baltimore and Washington D.C. as temperatures soar into the 60s.
Low clouds, rain and thunderstorms will cause plenty of delays at the airport for those traveling by plane.
It will not be any better on the roadways as I-95, I-80, I-70 and the major state turnpikes will all have areas of slow-going Monday morning.
A developing tropical storm, moving just north of the large islands of the Caribbean, will take aim at the Bahamas and southern Florida into this weekend.
Regions dealing with Zika-carrying mosquitoes could have another threat to monitor as tropical activity picks up this season.
Following a tropical storm threat in the Bahamas and Florida into this weekend, an uptick in tropical systems will continue for the next six to eight weeks.
On the heels of deadly Typhoon Mindulle, Japan is bracing for another threat from Typhoon Lionrock next week.
A deadly earthquake struck central Italy at 3:36 a.m. local time on Wednesday with tremors felt as far away as the capital city of Rome.
Following a taste of autumn chill to start the week, is summer heat and humidity over for the northeastern United States?
Dearborn Co., IN (1864)
A railroad train on a Cincinnati to Chicago run lost a right of way meeting with a tornado. Accident occurred in Dearborn Co., SE IN, 15 miles from Laurenceburg at 5:45 PM. Train lifted off track - over 30 persons injured.
East Indies (1883)
Krakatoa volcano exploded - spectacular red sunsets over U.S. in November and December of that year.
Lake Okeechobee, FL (1949)
Hurricane sends 155-mph winds against levees but the disaster of 1928, when the levees broke, was not repeated.