After a few days of persistently rainy and stormy weather, Chicago is in store for some sunshine late this weekend.
While cooler weather marked the start of the weekend, a warmup is in store for Sunday.
For those looking to get some time outdoors, Sunday will feature partly sunny skies as temperatures hit the 60 F mark.
Fans attending the 1:20 p.m. CDT game between the Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field should have good conditions for baseball.
Overnight lows through the weekend will hover in the mid-40s.
Heading into this week, the week will start off with sunny skies on Monday and throughout the day Tuesday.
Temperatures will reach more seasonable highs by midweek with highs in the 70s Tuesday and Wednesday, although Wednesday morning could see showers with a possible thunderstorm.
Content Contributed by AccuWeather.com Staff Writer Kevin Byrne
Several storms will bring periods of rain and gusty winds to the west coast of the United States next week with the potential for one of these to reach Southern California.
Colder weather, and in some cases, a taste of winter with snow will continue to invade the northeastern United States this weekend.
Dry weather set to dominate the southern United States into November will only worsen the already extreme drought conditions.
The changing of the seasons will bring beneficial rainfall to northern Brazil, a region that has experienced severe drought over the past several years.
Rain will continue to cause travel delays and raise the risk of isolated flooding in parts of the northeastern United States and Atlantic Canada into Saturday evening.
Damaging storms pounded the Pacific Northwest, while two powerful typhoons struck the Philippines within a four-day span.
Kansas City, MO (1996)
6.5" of snow. 8 million dollars damage from downed trees and powerlines.
SW Caribbean (1998)
Tropical Storm Mitch formed. Mitch went on to lead to devastating flooding and loss of life across Central America later in the month.
Tuscaloosa, AL (1884)
No rain from August 28-October 22. Severe drought throughout Southeast.