After spending the first week of the month well below normal, temperatures will spring well into the 50s this weekend and could reach the 70 F Tuesday around Washington, D.C.
Only a slight cooling trend is in store for Sunday.
The warmer weather will allow many folks to get outside and enjoy some fresh air.
After the warm day on Tuesday, colder weather will return Wednesday into Friday. A storm may highlight March's mood swing with a chance of snow and rain Wednesday and Thursday.
Don't forget to turn your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday night.
The coldest air of the season so far and some snow will pour into the northwestern United States by early next week.
Arctic air settling over Germany may prompt children to leave their shoes for St. Nicholas indoors instead of outside before going to bed on Monday night.
A deadly wildfire exploded in Tennessee this week, charring a popular resort town and causing devastating damage.
On the heels of Cyclone Nada, a new and more significant tropical cyclone threatens to take aim at India next week.
Dashing hopes for Christmas Day snowmen and white rolling hills, forecasters predict Britain's weather pattern will leave more to be desired on Dec. 25.
Rounds of heavy rain will heighten the risk for flash flooding across portions of the southern United States through the weekend.
As colder air sweeps into the northeastern United States, temperatures will settle to seasonable levels, and lake-effect snow will erupt into Saturday night.
Thousands of firefighters from across the country answered the call to help save the South, not just on the front lines but also back in camps supporting those out among the flames.
A tranquil beginning to December will be replaced by unsettled weather ahead of the holidays.