After the coldest morning of the autumn so far, temperatures will rebound 30 to 40 degrees to seasonable levels by Wednesday afternoon around Harrisburg, Pa.
Temperatures started the day Monday in the 20s around area.
A high near 60 is forecast on Wednesday, which is a tad above normal.
A front will approach the area Thursday with some rain, before blustery and cooler conditions arrive Thursday evening.
The air behind that front is not as chilly as experienced to start this week. While it will get blustery behind the front on Friday, winds will not be quite as strong as which occurred last Friday. Still some flight delays are possible due to crosswinds on some of the runways.
Rescue efforts are underway in Hiroshima, Japan, after several landslides buried people and caused severe damage on Wednesday morning, local time.
There have been six times the number of named tropical systems in the Eastern Pacific Basin compared to the Atlantic Basin. While the Atlantic will catch up somewhat, the lopsided ratio will continue.
In the commune of Cogoleto, 16 miles west of Genoa, Italy, a storm system spawned at least one waterspout around noon, local time.
While heat in the South during August is common, the upcoming weather pattern may deliver some of the hottest weather of this summer.
Monsoonal moisture from the tropics is bringing heavy rainfall to the Phoenix area and other parts of the Southwest.
A batch of showers and thunderstorms will slowly swing from the Midwest to the mid-Atlantic this week, raising flooding concerns in portions of the area.
Indianola, TX (1886)
Completely destroyed by hurricane - town was never rebuilt.
Driest month in history helped cause 1,736 fires. 3 million acres burned, 85 died (78 were fire fighters). The town of Wallace was half-consumed.
New Jersey (1939)
Tuckerton, NJ, received 14.81 inches of rain in just 24 hours for a state record.