The chance of showers and thunderstorms will increase for midweek in the Dallas area.
For the first few days of April, temperatures will remain slightly above average, hovering in the high 70s and low 80s.
The greater chance for thunderstorms will arrive Thursday with some stronger storms possible.
"Through Thursday, there is a slow-moving storm system off to the north," AccuWeather.com Meteorologist Andy Mussoline said. "The threat for severe weather could re-fire across the area on Thursday."
One more day in the low 80s is expected Thursday before the temperature drops into the upper 60s on Friday with sunny skies and breezy conditions.
"It's going to be quiet Friday into Saturday," he said, adding the weather should remain mild into the early weekend.
Unsettled weather for the extended Labor Day weekend will be across the Southeast, Upper Midwest, northern Rockies and the Four Corners.
The combination of moisture from Erika and a non-tropical system will drench areas from Florida to the South Carolina coast through the middle of the week.
A stormy weather pattern will prevail through September across much of southern South America.
A rapid shutdown of tropical activity and an end to hurricane season in early September is not likely this year, despite a strong El Nino.
Tropical Depression 14-E is several hundred miles southwest of Mexico and is expected to strengthen slowly into a tropical storm.
Heat will be erased by an autumnlike air mass across parts of northern Europe.
East Coast (1775)
Matecumbe Key, FL (1935)
Labor Day Hurricane hit Florida. Pressure at Matecumbe Key dipped to 26.35"/892.3 mb. Most intense hurricane ever to hit the U.S. with 200-mph wind. Tide of 15 feet; 408 dead.
Mecca, CA (1950)
126 degrees - highest ever for U.S. in Sept.