After weeks of frigid air, a warmup comes for Chicago with some relief from the dangerous cold.
Temperatures stayed below freezing through the weekend, but will be on the rise early this week.
Another chance for wintry precipitation will come on Monday, as a wintry mix of snow and rain is expected. However, temperatures will rise close to 10 degrees from Sunday into the upper 30s.
By Tuesday, temperatures will reach into the 40s and remain there through Thursday. For the coming weekend, temperatures will increase even more, hovering near 50 F.
Temperatures will remain in the 90s across the Metroplex through the Labor Day weekend.
More unsettled weather is coming to the Minneapolis area.
While Marie will stay well offshore from Los Angeles, it will continue to produce dangerous surf along many Southern California beaches through Thursday.
While Hurricane Cristobal will track east of the United States this week, it will spread rough surf along much of the Atlantic coast and will have some direct impact on Bermuda.
After a brief cooldown late this week, very warm and humid air will bounce back during the Labor Day weekend.
While the weather over much of the Atlantic and Pacific coasts will be free of rain this Labor Day weekend, a zone of unsettled weather will reach across part of the Central states.
Pennsylvania & New Jersey (1971)
Tropical Storm Doria caused severe floods in southeastern PA and NJ. Damage estimated at $138 million.
Colorado Springs, CO (1978)
Hail 6 inches deep.
Rochester, MN (1979)
2.73 inches of rain fell in 50 minutes making this the wettest August on record. (9.52 inches of rain so far this month). The heavy downpour flooded the streets of Rochester, stranding about 1,500 cars.