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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The wet weather pattern across the Seattle area will continue through the week, creating poor travel conditions in the region ahead of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Soggy weather will be the rule in the run-up to Christmas in the Atlanta area.
Holiday travel will be at risk across the Harrisburg area this week as a strong storm takes shape and blasts through the Northeast.
Holiday travel will be at risk across the Pittsburgh area this week as a strong storm takes shape and blasts through the Northeast.
After a few mild days at the start of the week, temperatures will fall in time to create some wintry weather and travel woes for Christmas.
After a few mild days at the start of this week, temperatures will fall in time to create some wintry weather and travel woes for Christmas.
Kansas City (1961)
16.6" snow, greatest in December.
Elk Park, MT (1983)
Unofficially -64 degrees F. (nation's all time record low is -70 degrees F.).
New Orleans, LA (1989)
1" of snow.