Despite the transition into the spring season, the impacts of this year's harsh winter will linger in Cleveland.
This winter, the city received 76.3 inches of snow in total, which is approximately 15.5 inches more than normal.
While spring began on Thursday, the warmer weather won't last.
Despite some sunshine on Monday, the air will feel cold dropping into the high 20s. Record-low temperatures are possible both Monday and Tuesday nights.
There is a chance of a nuisance snow on Tuesday as a storm system tracks along the northern branch of the jet stream. That same storm could reorganize farther east and bring heavy snows to New England.
Temperatures are forecast to jump into the 50s for Thursday followed by the chance of rain Friday.
The weather threatens to interfere with search, rescue and cleanup operations in the wake of the major 7.8-magnitude earthquake that has killed at least 2,000 people with the death toll mounting.
Temperatures will have their ups and downs across the Northeast this week, starting off on a cool note before milder air moves in for the middle of the week.
Throughout the planet’s 4.5-billion-year history, the Earth has undergone amazing and dramatic changes. Even today, the planet is in a constant state of flux.
Rain has postponed Saturday night's NASCAR race at Richmond International Raceway. The race has been rescheduled for Sunday with the green flag set to fly at 1 p.m. EDT
A strong thunderstorm crossed Sydney, Australia, on Saturday, covering the ground with hail.
The 7.8-magnitude temblor hit at 11:56 a.m. local time Saturday, killing thousands of people.
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14.96" of rain.
Record heat Location New Record Old Record Philadelphia, PA 92 81/1962 Baltimore, MD 98 90/1960 Allentown, PA 92 88/1942,1962 Albany, NY 90 88/1915 Harrisburg, PA 91T 91/1942
Killer tornado tracked 70 miles through Kansas. McConnell AFB devastated; a mobile home park destroyed in Andover. Seventeen killed and several hundred injured.