After Friday's severe soaking, a welcome drier stretch of weather is on tap for Harrisburg.
A cloudy, damp and drizzly Saturday night in Harrisburg will give way to a dry end to the weekend on Sunday as high pressure builds southward.
There will still be more clouds than sunshine around, but umbrellas will not be a necessity.
Monday and Tuesday will feature partly sunny skies and highs in the upper 60s.
The dry spell will be welcome after Friday's rain in Harrisburg totaled 5.72 inches, triggering flash flooding and shattering the day's long-standing rainfall record of 1.47 inches from 1905.
Friday's rain also pushed the month's total to 10.48 inches, as of Saturday afternoon, making this October the city's wettest on record. October 1976 and its 9.87 inches previously held that distinction.
Record-keeping in Harrisburg date back to 1888.
Snow and ice will swing across parts of the central and northern Plains to the Upper Midwest as November ends and December begins.
After another brief shot of chilly air over the weekend, the month of December will start out milder across the Northeast.
December will begin with a roar across the Northwest as rounds of rain, mountain snow and even ice are in store this week.
The reprieve from heavy rain across southern India will not last with the threat for flooding downpours set to return for the final day of November.
Studies show that heart attacks increase in December and January each year.
The first widespread ice storm of the season created havoc in parts of the southern and central Plains over the weekend.
Minneapolis, MN (1991)
A total of 46.9 inches of snow during November 1991 established a new all-time record for any month.
Buffalo, NY (2001)
The month was the mildest, most snow-free Novembers in history. There was not a flake of snow the entire month, which was the first time since records were kept.
Severe early cold with record November lows: Location Temperature Buffalo, NY 2 degrees New York City 7 degrees Boston -2 degrees Philadelphia 8 degrees (earliest ever below 10 degrees for city)