Major storms will stay away, and temperatures will remain close to average around Washington DC through Monday.
Good travel weather is in store around DC, compared to last Tuesday and Wednesday.
Temperatures are forecast to rise into the lower 50s on Monday. After RealFeel® temperatures in the 20s, it will feel much warmer for some folks spending considerable time outdoors.
Winds will remain light throughout the District on Monday.
By Monday night and Tuesday, a storm system strengthening offshore may kick up winds and could lead to flight delays in parts of the Northeast region, mainly along coastal locations.
Rain chances will return to the entire mid-Atlantic by Thursday.
After an earthquake hit in the area, the Bardarbunga volcano erupted Friday in Iceland, causing a temporary no-fly order.
The North Central states face the most adverse weather this Labor Day weekend, in the form of severe storms and tornadoes which will threaten lives and travelers.
As Cristobal loses its tropical characteristics, attention is turning toward the Bay of Campeche for potential development next week.
The Pittsburgh area will have a turbulent stretch of sun and intermittent thunderstorms for the next several days, including storms that could impact Labor Day weekend plans.
An outbreak of severe weather, including tornadoes, will evolve on Sunday from the northern and central Plains to part of the Upper Midwest.
After another big cooldown, warm and humid weather will bounce back in Boston, during the Labor Day weekend.
Houston, TX (1980)
2.23 inches of rain fell in less than 1 hour. Streets were flooded in the downtown district and a tornado touched down briefly west of Houston at Sealy, TX.
Pittsburgh, PA (1982)
39 degrees, coldest ever in August.
Anchorage, AK (1989)
A total of 9.6 inches of rain -- wettest August on record.