Dangerous cold has returned to Minneapolis with an arctic wave entrenched through at least Tuesday.
Temperatures will be bitter, with highs reaching the lower teens. Overnight lows will drop below zero. Temperatures will be as much as 20 degrees below normal for this time of year.
It could be below zero from Saturday night through Monday night.
Anyone outdoors should wear the proper clothing, as temperatures this low could cause cold-related illnesses such as hypothermia and frostbite.
Monday will be the coldest day of the bunch, as temperatures are expected to be near zero during the daytime hours.
Temperatures will finally moderate on Wednesday with a highs jumping nearly 20 degrees from the previous days.
The city's next chance for some flurries will come on Thursday.
The first widespread ice storm of the season will slowly diminish over parts of the southern and central Plains, but areas of slippery travel will continue into early Monday.
Summer-like heat will be short-lived eastern Australia early this week in advance of a cold front.
The reprieve from heavy rain across southern India will not last with the threat for flooding downpours set to return for the final day of November.
After another brief shot of chilly air over the weekend, the month of December will start out milder across the Northeast.
December will begin with a roar across the Northwest as rounds of rain, mountain snow and even ice are in store this week.
The strongest El Nino in 50 years will unfold this winter and significantly alter the chances for a white Christmas across the country.
Buffalo, NY (2001)
The month was the mildest, most snow-free Novembers in history. There was not a flake of snow the entire month, which was the first time since records were kept.
Severe early cold with record November lows: Location Temperature Buffalo, NY 2 degrees New York City 7 degrees Boston -2 degrees Philadelphia 8 degrees (earliest ever below 10 degrees for city)
Washington, DC (1967)
A total of 6.9 inches of snow - greatest amount ever recorded in DC on one calendar day in November.