After strong storms moved through Chicago over the weekend, more stormy weather is in store for the city through midweek.
The Chicago White Sox will finish a quick two-game series against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Field. The storms could cause problems for the 1:10 p.m. CDT start on Wednesday.
Wednesday will see a greater chance of stormy weather as the heat and humidity remains. There will be more clouds than sun with a couple of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
There will also be a chance for a strong late-night thunderstorm Wednesday.
The threat for thunderstorms will continue Thursday and Friday as temperatures move into the mid-80s.
The explosion was one of five such incidents in the borough late Wednesday into Thursday, according to the NYFD Twitter feed.
Interstate 64 was closed between Reidland and Cadiz, Kentucky, due to heavy snowfall. Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear activated the Kentucky National Guard to assist stranded motorists.
A change in the weather pattern will turn off arctic air invasions and allow the March sun to go to work over much of the central and northeastern United States next week.
Heavy rain will soak the Gulf Coast and expand into the Southeast early this week, perhaps bringing isolated flooding but also helping to battle the drought.
People across the Midwest and Northeast will be bundling up as the first week of March comes to a close due to a southward push of arctic air.
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Milton Exp. Station, FL (1954)
4" of snow, greatest 24 hour snowfall in state history, also greatest single storm total.
Pensacola, FL (1954)
2.1" of snow, greatest 24 hour snowfall in city's history, also greatest single storm total.
East Coast (1962)
Great Atlantic Coast Storm caused over $200 million damage from New England to Florida. Major shoreline erosion from Long Island to North Carolina from 40 foot waves, 70 mph winds. Deep snow piled up in Virginia Mountains. Big Meadows/Blue Ridge Mts. (6th-7th) had 42.0" of snow, greatest 24 hour snowfall.