After a rather cloudy weekend, sunshine will break out for the early part of the week, along with warming temperatures.
Temperatures will begin the week below average, but warm to above average by the middle of the week with highs in the middle to upper 70s.
Morning commuters will have to watch for patchy dense fog each morning, which will burn off by mid-morning, leaving the remainder of the day under mainly sunny skies.
Dry weather will persist late in the week with patchy morning fog followed by mostly sunny skies. Temperatures will remain above normal with highs in the middle to upper 70s.
A tropical wave is likely to become the Atlantic Basin's next tropical storm as it approaches or crosses the Caribbean Sea later this week and potentially pose eventual threats to North America.
Fall air has finally arrived in the northeastern United States and may yield the first frost of the season in parts of the region to end this weekend.
Typhoon Megi will continue to strengthen before threatening lives and property across Taiwan and eastern China this week.
Bouts of heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to soak portions of Texas into Monday night, further heightening the risk of flooding.
Wintry weather marked the first days of autumn across parts of the Mountain West as snow mixed in with the changing fall foliage.
Gusty winds will accompany a push of chilly air across the Great Lakes from Sunday night through Tuesday.
Record Cold..... Location New Record Old Record Augusta, GA 42 45/1896 Greenville/Spartanburg SC 42 44/1985 Huntsville, AL 44 45/1985 Birmingham, AL 43T 43/1965
Arthurdale, PA ()
Golf-ball sized hail up to 8" deep.
Baltimore, MD (1816)
Water froze one-half of an inch thick.