The return of thunderstorms to Chicago will coincide with Memorial Day.
Unfortunately, the dry and sunny weather from Sunday will not carryover into Memorial Day.
Instead, a shower or thunderstorm will rumble through and threaten to interfere with holiday parades and activities.
Remember to seek indoors as soon as thunder is heard; you are then close enough to be struck by lightning.
Setting the stage for the thunderstorms will be the warm air that will boost temperatures to the lower 80s. Residents will also notice an increase in humidity.
The steamy weather will continue for Tuesday, when a frontal boundary will increase the danger for drenching and severe thunderstorms.
Another round of rain is expected to move through the Carolinas on Saturday, which may lead to rises on some small streams and creeks.
A strengthening storm system will bring the threat for flooding, mudslides and severe thunderstorms to areas from Italy into the Balkans later Friday into the weekend.
Winter will kick off with mild weather in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic as an intensifying El Nino influences the weather pattern across the country.
A "blob" of abnormally cold water in the North Atlantic, located near Greenland, has the potential to put enough drag on the ocean current to impact weather conditions in the years to come.
“It was by far the most intimidating natural disaster I have ever chased,” Storm Chaser and Extreme Meteorologist Reed Timmer said of the historic flooding in South Carolina.
Cool weekend weather is in store for the Northeast after rain and thunderstorms dampen the region on Friday.
Damaging hailstorms - $7.5 million loss to crops.
Intense low pressure causes 100 mph wind gusts in parts of state.
The East (1988)
Big early season chill Philadelphia 35 (tied record) Atlantic City 30 Newark, NJ 35 Bridgeport, CT 31 Hartford, CT 28