No major snowfall is forecast for the Boston area this weekend, but spotty light snow is in the offing.
Multiple weak storms will choke on dry air moving into the Northeast this weekend.
Odds favor only intermittent snow or flurries around the area Sunday into Sunday night.
In parts of the area, there may be enough snow to coat the ground.
A southern storm will have to be watched for the second half of next week for possible impacts in the Northeast due to snow, ice and rain.
The storm has the potential to cause major travel problems in the South during the first part of next week.
Residents from the Gulf Coast to the interior South continued to bare the brunt of damaging impacts from Cindy on Thursday, including dangerous surf, flash flooding, tornadoes and strong winds.
After temperatures soared to 29-34 C (84-94 F) across Germany late this week, a welcome period of more seasonable conditions is on the horizon.
While a surge in warmth and humidity will lead to downpours and gusty storms in the northeastern United States into early Saturday, much cooler air will soon follow.
A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off the coast of Guatemala around 6:31 a.m. Thursday (8:31 a.m. EDT), the U.S. Geological Survey reports.
Even though Cindy is inland and weakening, the risk of flooding and severe thunderstorms will continue along the central Gulf Coast and part of the interior South.
Cindy made landfall early Thursday morning along the border of Texas and Louisiana.
The longest heat wave in more than 20 years in the United Kingdom peaked on Wednesday with temperatures again topping 32 C (90 F) in parts of southern England.