After a chilly week in Minneapolis, temperatures will not yield a dramatic warmup in time for the weekend.
Thursday reached 36 degrees while overnight temperatures dipped into the 20s.
After the possibility of afternoon showers through Friday, Saturday will warm to 47 degrees, the highest temperature of the week, before falling again on Sunday.
As seasonable cold arrives for the city, so will the threat for other wintry weather conditions. Snow showers are in the forecast for a few days next week.
Strong to locally severe thunderstorms will affect areas from northern Texas and southern Oklahoma to western and southern Georgia into Tuesday evening.
Maysak has become a super typhoon over the Pacific Ocean and will bring life-threatening conditions to Yap and the Philippines.
While portions of the mid-Atlantic have enjoyed a day or two of spring warmth in March, most of New York and New England will finally break out of the persistent winter chill.
A widespread severe weather threat will target the central Plains on Wednesday afternoon after spotty severe storms in the South into Tuesday evening.
A storm will accompany a press of chilly air during the first part of the Easter Weekend with rain and even accumulating wet snow in some locations of the Midwest and Northeast.
A storm that will first spread showers from Scotland and England across to Germany on Friday will then bring a steadier, soaking rain to eastern Europe and the Balkan Peninsula on Easter Weekend.
Boston, MA (1997)
25.4" of snow - greatest snowfall ever in a 24 hour period. 100,000 people without power. Winds gusted to 54 mph.
Catskills, (NY State) (1997)
Between 35-40" of snow bury higher elevations.
Solomon Islands (2007)
A magnitude 8.0 earthquake and an accompanying tsunami left thousands homeless but mercifully few dead.