Rain will return and the mild spell will dramatically end on Tuesday as a blast of colder air sweeping in from the Plains arrives.
While Tuesday's rain is not expected to cause widespread flooding issues around the city, postponements to outdoor activities and slow travel are likely to result.
The rain will prevent temperatures on Tuesday from rising out of the middle 60s.
An even colder Wednesday will unfold despite the departure of the rain and some sun returning. Temperatures will struggle to climb much above the 50-degree mark.
As the chilly air settles in, subfreezing overnight low temperatures should return to some northern and western suburbs Tuesday night. Frost and freezing issues in the suburbs may follow for Wednesday night.
More seasonable highs are expected by Friday.
A stretch of dry weather will begin Wednesday in London and much of the United Kingdom, lasting until at least Saturday.
It seems like it has rained nearly every day since early June in parts of the Midwest and the mid-Atlantic states. Is there any sign of the rainy weather taking a break?
A 32-year-old Marine was hospitalized on Saturday, July 4, after being bitten by a shark near Surf City, North Carolina, WITN-TV reports.
A cold front swinging across the Great Lakes will bring the threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley into Tuesday night. Meanwhile, flooding will continue in parts of the Central states.
A budding tropical system may pass close enough to Hawaii to bring an uptick in gusty showers and thunderstorms as well as building seas late the week.
After moving through Guam over the weekend, Chan-hom will intensify as it tracks toward Japan's Ryukyu Islands, Taiwan and eventually eastern China this week.
Glacier Nat'l Park, MT (1981)
10 inches of snow.
10 inches of rain in Rice County.
Great Lakes Region (1991)
Severe thunderstorm outbreak left a total of 853,000 people without power in Michigan alone (state record).