Cold, storm-free weather will stick around Pittsburgh into the weekend, following the atmospheric dramatics from Tuesday and Wednesday.
While early Black Friday shoppers venturing out will have to face the cold weather and flurries, winds should be light Friday through the weekend.
For folks traveling well north of the city and over the Laurel Highlands, additional lake effect can bring a fresh coating to an inch or two to a few communities.
Temperatures on Friday will start the day in the frigid teens and will only crawl into the 20s in the afternoon with the aid of some sunshine.
Temperatures are forecast to trend upward Saturday and Sunday but will still average well below normal for the end of November and early December.
The first half of September is now in United Kingdom record books for being the driest in more than 50 years.
Locally gusty thunderstorms will erupt over the Upper Midwest and sweep through the swath from Chicago to Detroit on Saturday. The storms may threaten football games.
A brief warmup is in store for residents of the Northeast this weekend before more fall-like conditions return.
As impact from Odile continues over the Southwest and Texas this weekend, the system will be remembered for both flooding and drought-busting rain.
Polo continues to churn off the west coast of Mexico, right on the heels of once-Hurricane Odile.
Tropical Storm Fung-wong will continue to inundate the Philippines before taking aim at Taiwan and Japan.
Tennant, CA ()
5.5 inches of snow.
New Orleans, LA (1947)
Hurricane eye over New Orleans; barometer reading of 28.61 inches; 51 lost, $110 million.
Brownsville, TX (1967)
Hurricane Beulah dumped 12.19" of rain, setting a 24 hour rainfall record.