As a push of cooler, less humid air approaches northern Ohio Thursday night, spotty heavy, gusty thunderstorms will form over the region.
While the storms will be hit-or-miss, a few communities can be hit hard with damaging wind gusts and flash flooding.
The storms have the potential to cause travel delays and sporadic power outages along the I-71, I-77 and I-90 corridors.
The risk of severe weather and poor air quality will diminish by Friday as the cooler, less humid air begins to filter in from Canada.
Highs will be in the 70s Friday and Saturday with nighttime lows in the 50s to near 60 degrees. The sky will be generally clear over the region during the period.
During next week, warmth and humidity will return to the region. However, there is also the chance of additional rounds of showers and thunderstorms.
A large earthquake struck offshore of Guam Thursday afternoon local time, or early Thursday morning EDT.
The chilliest air of the season so far will settle over much of the Northeast Thursday into Friday and will bring frost to a large area.
Tropical moisture from the approaching Odile will deliver another round of heavy rain and flooding downpours to the interior Southwest by the middle of this week.
The remnants of Odile have the potential to bring heavy rain and flooding to parts of the Plains and Midwest late this week after hitting the Southwest.
On Tuesday, Edouard became the first major hurricane in the Atlantic since Sandy. While the hurricane remains at sea, rough surf will reach some Atlantic coast beaches.
A raging wildfire, which erupted Monday afternoon, has damaged or destroyed more than 100 structures and has forced the evacuation of hundreds of residents in Northern California, near Weed.
The Rockies (1965)
Greatest Sept. snow over Wyoming Rockies at Lander, 20.5 inches.
Hurricane Hugo crossed Guadalupe, then the Virgin Islands. St. Croix had gusts to 97 mph. Later, of gust of 170 mph was measured in the harbor of Culebra Island, P.R.
Great Lakes (1990)
27 degrees at Sault Ste. Marie, MI. A record low for so early in the season (old record of 30 set in 1974). Snow flurries across Vermont and parts of New Hampshire. Snow flurries and sleet at Naples, NY.