Temperatures will be on the rise as humidity grips the Cleveland area over the next several days.
The heating trend will ramp up into early next week. Temperatures will increase to the mid-80s by midweek.
Overnight temperatures will remain more consistent than the increasing daytime highs. Overnight lows are expected to rest in the mid-60s.
Sunshine will cover the skies during the day with times of clouds moving in. Night skies will be mostly clear. There is a threat of thunderstorms Monday night.
The humidity will linger into the evening as well.
With the increased humidity, AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures are expected to be two to four degrees higher than the recorded temperature.
For fans heading to Progressive Field to catch part of the Indians' three-game home stand against the Houston Astros, conditions will be dry but sticky.
Those with outdoor activities planned should take proper precautions and stay hydrated throughout the day as well as use sunscreen regularly.
Looking ahead, the heat will subside after midweek as temperatures could fall back into the 70s before next weekend.
Ski areas will welcome the fresh power that will blanket mountains from the Alps and Apennines into the Balkans.
While lacking across a large part of the United States on Christmas Day, arctic air is set to make a comeback during the final days of 2014.
A storm will spread rain and disruptive snow across southeast Europe Sunday into Monday.
As snow winds down over the Central states during the weekend between Christmas and New Year's Day, a new storm will ramp up over the Northwest and will lead to travel disruptions.
There is the risk of flooding from Louisiana to Alabama this weekend, while rain may lead to travel delays in a large part of the South and spotty rain and snow reach the Northeast.
As the year comes to a close and people prepare to celebrate the start of 2015, many will be bundling up as cold weather stretches from coast to coast.
Long Branch, NJ (1913)
70 mph winds during a huge coastal storm.
South Pole, Antarctica (1978)
Record all time high of 7.5 degrees F.
Erie, PA (1989)
December, 1989 became the snowiest month on record. (The month ended with a total of 63.2" beating the record of 62.4" from January, 1978).