While some stores and homes are decorated for Halloween, the weather will feel more like Thanksgiving around Harrisburg, Pa., through the end of the week.
Temperatures will be more typical of mid- to late-November with highs through Saturday forecast to be in the low 50s.
The coldest day of the week in terms of how it will feel will likely be Thursday, when brisk winds will contribute to RealFeel® temperatures in the 30s at times during the midday and afternoon hours.
Nighttime temperatures in the coldest suburbs can dip to frosty and freezing levels later this week.
For folks heading west on the Turnpike or northwest on Route 322, some of the first snowflakes of the season will fall through the end of the week. The ground can be whitened in the highest elevations.
There is a chance of another surge of cold air around the end of October to early November.
Repeating and slow-moving storms will raise the risk of flash flooding and damaging winds over the northern and central High Plains into Thursday night.
Thunderstorms will bring the risk of severe weather to a portion of the mid-Atlantic states into Thursday night.
As July draws to a close, a storm system swinging up from the Deep South will bring downpours to the northeastern U.S. and break the back of an extended heat wave.
Rounds of showers and thunderstorms moving westward off the coast of Africa may pave the way for future tropical systems over the Atlantic Ocean in the weeks ahead.
Highs will run between 10 and 15 degrees Fahrenheit above average across much of the interior western United States into the upcoming weekend.
A budding tropical system threatens to bring flooding rain to the Philippines into this weekend with potential future impacts on China and Taiwan.
New England (1949)
Heat wave in New England; Greenville, RI hit 102 degrees.
Marquette, Il (1988)
99 degrees for a date record.
Hurricane Bertha formed 450 miles east of Jacksonville, FL. Maximum sustained winds of 75 mph with gusts to 90 mph.