Another warm storm will roll into the Boston area over the weekend as Arctic air sounds the retreat over the next few days.
Prior to the rainstorm on Saturday, a period of snow will make some roads and sidewalks slippery Friday.
Temperatures will continue to trend upward through Sunday.
With the rain this weekend, temperatures are projected to reach 50 degrees or higher.
Enough rain may fall to cause urban and poor drainage area flooding Saturday night.
Runoff from the rain and the potential for ice jams could cause some problems on streams and smaller rivers in the region.
Since the air behind the storm is of Pacific origin, temperatures will only trend cooler Monday into Tuesday and will remain above average.
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Hurricane Matthew will take a northward turn this weekend, which will bring the storm along the Atlantic coast of the United States next week.
Hurricane Matthew will threaten the central and northern Caribbean with flooding rain, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge early next week.
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It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
Chaba remains on track to become a powerful typhoon and could threaten lives and property across the Ryukyu Islands and mainland Japan next week.
Persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic into Friday night, while rain will spread over the balance of the northeastern United States into the weekend.
Johnstown, PA (1993)
Light snow in the city did not accumulate but up to 3" accumulated at the airport.
Goldsboro, NC (1999)
30" of rain in September.
U.S./Quebec border (1835)
Heavy snow; Hatley, P.Q. received 10 inches. Kelkenny, NH had 6 inches.