Another mild day will be across the area on Tuesday before rainy and cooler weather arrives Tuesday night and Wednesday.
Highs will approach 70 F on Tuesday ahead of a cold front that will usher rain into the area Tuesday night. The evening rush will narrowly avoid the rain, but it will remain dry.
A cold front will push a period of rain into the area after 8 p.m. Tuesday. The rain will be short-lived with drier air already moving in shortly after midnight.
A gusty, northwest wind will develop on Wednesday ushering in noticeably cooler weather. Highs will reach the upper 50s. While normal for this time of the year, it will feel quite cool in wake of Tuesday's warmth.
A high pressure system will quickly settle back into the area Thursday, bringing plenty of sunshine and light winds.
Thunderstorms and soaking rain will threaten Memorial Day ceremonies, cookouts and vacations for millions on Monday.
Potent thunderstorms will target part of the Plains during a time when many will be outdoors celebrating Memorial Day.
Memorial Day marks the unofficial start to summer, and elevated temperatures will waste no time in surging back into the northwestern United States this week.
Despite no longer being a tropical storm, Bonnie will continue to spread downpours across the Eastern Seaboard of the United States into Memorial Day.
Rainy weather will help to lessen the severity of the drought around Colombia and Venezuela in the coming months while drier-than-normal conditions make matters worse for the drought in Chile and northeastern Brazil.
Rain will hold off moving into South East England on Monday’s bank holiday, allowing for dry weather to prevail across the United Kingdom.
Ohio Valley (1982)
Severe thunderstorms: Tornado in Marion, IL killed 12, caused $100 million damage. Columbus, OH had a wind gust to 76 mph. Louisville, KY pelted by hail 2" in diameter.
Yuma, AZ (1877)
Severe two-day sandstorm.
Area from Wallace to Kearney counties: a great hailstorm caused $6 million damage.