Umbrellas will get a break in Boston until soaking rain returns Monday night.
An area of high pressure will allow dry weather to prevail across eastern Massachusetts through Monday.
Highs in the middle 50s are expected on Monday. Clouds, though, will be on the increase ahead of a storm system tracking northeastward from the Gulf of Mexico.
The storm's soaking rain will reach Boston Monday night with around a quick inch expected to fall.
Widespread flash flooding is not anticipated, but there could be isolated issues in poor drainage areas. The main impacts of the rain will be an increased use in umbrellas, as well as slow downs and reduced visibility for motorists.
The rain will end on Tuesday morning with temperatures set to rebound to around 60 F. Brisk winds will follow for Wednesday.
A surge of milder air will cause Thursday to rival or become Boston's warmest day so far this year.
A late-April snowstorm dumped over a foot of heavy, wet snow across parts of Colorado on Thursday into Friday, boosting snowpack for an extended ski season at local resorts.
Expanding rainfall will bring good news for unusually dry portions of the northeastern United States into the start of May.
Heavy thunderstorms, a few of which will become severe and trigger flash flooding, will target the middle and lower Mississippi Valley into Saturday evening.
Residents of the southeastern United States may feel like the calendar has flipped ahead to Memorial Day weekend with warm and muggy weather in place for the start of May.
Those traveling during the end of the bank holiday weekend across the United Kingdom will face bouts of rain and increasingly gusty winds.
The seven-story building, which housed more than 125 single units, collapsed around 9:15 p.m. local time (2:15 p.m. Friday), officials said.
Toronto, Ont (1984)
A 30-minute delay between the Rangers and Blue Jays because of high winds.
Oklahoma City, OK (1989)
No thunderstorms reported for the entire month of April -- first time on record since 1891.
Pueblo, CO (1990)
16.8" of snow in 24 hours. This tied 24-hour record for April set from April 1-2, 1957.