Icy conditions are possible Monday and Tuesday in the Dallas area, ahead of a late-week warmup.
After cold air moves in, allowing lows Sunday night to drop near 30, ice could mix in early with rain on Monday, possibly making the morning commute difficult. The high Monday will struggle in the upper 30s.
Rising temperatures will start Wednesday with a high in the mid-50s, but will make a steady climb to the upper 60s to around 70 degrees Thursday and Friday.
Sunshine will prevail into the weekend with temperatures as much as 5 degrees above average.
The combination of moisture from Erika and a non-tropical system will drench areas from Florida to the Georgia coast through the middle of the week.
A rapid shutdown of tropical activity and an end to hurricane season in early September is not likely this year, despite a strong El Nino.
Typhoons and building drought will impact more than one billion people in southeastern Asia this fall.
The calendar may have flipped to September but summer is not going anywhere just yet across the Northeast.
Tropical Depression 14-E developed several hundred miles southwest of Mexico on Monday and is expected to strengthen as it moves northward through the middle of the week.
Heat will be erased by an autumnlike air mass across parts of northern Europe.
East Coast (1775)
Matecumbe Key, FL (1935)
Labor Day Hurricane hit Florida. Pressure at Matecumbe Key dipped to 26.35"/892.3 mb. Most intense hurricane ever to hit the U.S. with 200-mph wind. Tide of 15 feet; 408 dead.
Mecca, CA (1950)
126 degrees - highest ever for U.S. in Sept.