The weekend started on a snowy note in Minneapolis and will end on a brutally cold note.
Fresh arctic air sent temperatures plummeting to below zero in Minneapolis Saturday night.
There will not be much recovery in temperatures on Sunday with a high of only 6 F expected.
A high of 27 F and a low of 12 F is more typical in mid-December.
Clouds will also win out over sunshine on Sunday, but dry weather will prevail.
A bit of snow may graze the city Sunday evening with more snow to return Monday morning.
Cyclonic Storm Kyant will unleash heavy rain and strong winds on parts of eastern India later this week as Diwali festivities take place.
A storm will slide in from the Midwest to bring another dose of cold rain and heavy, wet snow to parts of the northeastern United States from Wednesday night into 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 from late this week to early next week.
The severe drought in the northeastern U.S. has left most of the region reeling for months as farmers have been forced to work with arid land.
Dry weather is expected across much of Germany this weekend and will make for ideal conditions for viewing of autumn foliage or attending outdoor events.
Approximately one in 10 Americans may suffer from some degree of severe weather fear, including phobias related to extreme weather events, lightning and even clouds.
Charlotte, NC (1886)
End of 40 day dry spell - longest on record.
Bismarck, ND (1919)
Earliest recorded below-zero reading: minus 10 degrees.
Air pollution alert in Northeastern cities.