While the week started on a dry note, a slow-moving storm has the potential to unload several inches of rain on the Philadelphia area through midweek.
The same storm responsible for severe weather and tornadoes over the Central and Southern states will send periods of rain through the mid-Atlantic and into the Northeast.
While the rain will alleviate brushfire conditions, it can bring problems on the other end of the spectrum, such as travel delays from flash and urban flooding, as well as poor visibility.
The rain postponed Phillies/Mets baseball at Citizen's Bank Park Wednesday evening.
During Thursday, the flow will become more west to southwesterly. From this direction, the chilly flow from the Atlantic Ocean will be turned off. However, eventually cooler air from the Midwest will filter east of the Appalachians this weekend.
The reversal of the winds will not end the chance of rain. The pattern could allow spotty heavy, gusty thunderstorms to come calling on Thursday.
Spotty showers from the ancient storm over the Midwest will settle over the region this weekend.
A plane carrying Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence skidded off a runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport Thursday night.
Despite weakening, Kyant will deliver localized downpours to southern India as Diwali festivities take place into Monday.
Climate change is currently threatening iconic landmarks with sea level rise, coastal erosion, increased flooding, heavy rains and more frequent large wildfires.
A storm packing cold rain and accumulating heavy, wet snow will exit the northeastern United States on Friday.
As many as three storms will roll in from the Pacific Ocean and bring rounds of soaking rain and high-country snow to California into early next week.
While the big rain held off for baseball in Cleveland, weather may play a role with fly balls in Chicago for Games 3 and 4 of the World Series.
10-22 inches of snow across the Rockies (Wyoming the hardest hit).
Barrow, AK (1997)
A record 63 day string of days wiht at lesat a trace of precipitaiton ended.
East Coast (1693)
Great hurricane causes much loss of life from the Carolinas northward.