After a storm dumped a swath of snow on the city, dangerously cold air will return and stay in the area through the weekend.
Late-week temperatures will drop with Thursday being the coldest day as temperatures plummet nearly 15 degrees from Wednesday.
Thursday temperatures will fall below 10 F and Friday will remain below 15 F.
Anyone outdoors in the late-evening hours will be at risk for cold-related illnesses like hypothermia and frostbite, as temperatures drop below zero on Thursday night and hover just above zero Friday night.
Over the weekend, temperatures will rise back to the 20s and be accompanied by some snow flurries. However, temperatures on Monday will drop again and hover around 10 F for the start of next week.
The city's next chance for some sunshine will come on Thursday.
Tropical Storm Soudelor in the western Pacific Ocean will become a powerful typhoon, eventually threatening Taiwan, eastern China.
The stream of moisture into the Southwest is drying out some, so this weekend may not be as wet as the previous few days.
The air felt like an exceptional 163 F in Bandar Mahshahr, Iran, on Friday and similar or worse conditions will follow.
Drenching thunderstorms bring little-to-no relief to drought-stricken areas of the Sunshine State.
With no exact details on where Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, Indian Ocean currents may have swept one piece of the complicated puzzle to shores on Reunion Island.
Heat and humidity remained in control over the much of the country during the last week of July.
Texas Coast (1989)
Tropical Storm Chantal came onshore at High Island, Texas, 30 miles NE of Galveston. Winds gusted to 70-80 mph and 6-12" of rain fell.
Hurricane Erin just off the east coast with 85 mph sustained winds.
College Station,TX (1998)
106 degrees - a record 27th consecutive day of reaching at least 100 degrees. (The streak ended after 30 days).