The New York City area will grazed by a snowstorm hitting areas hard farther to the south on Monday.
A surge of dry, cold air will prevent the storm from making a last-minute turn to the north as it nears the coast. The push of cold air will send temperatures downward into Monday.
Snow will fall during the morning hours on Monday in the New York City area, leaving a coating to an inch in many locations. Very little snow will fall north of the City, while amounts may top 6 inches in southern New Jersey.
While the accumulation of snow will be relatively small, even a coating of snow may make roads slippery during the morning commute.
Because the storm is affecting such a large part of the nation on a west to east basis, airline passengers should expect delays locally Monday, even as the worst of the storm stays to the south.
The heaviest snow later Sunday night into Monday will target Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. Motorists heading south on I-95 to these cities should expect very slippery and snowy conditions along much of the way with the potential for road closures in some locations.
More cold weather will follow the storm Tuesday before temperatures bounce back closer to 40 by Wednesday and Thursday.
Smoke created hazy, orange views in Los Angeles on Saturday as the Sand Fire continued to rage less than 40 miles away from the city's downtown.
Gusty thunderstorms will target the northeastern United States on Monday, but will fail to sweep away the heat wave baking the region.
Dangerous heat will surge northward and send temperatures rising across the northwestern United States this week.
Downpours will spread from the lower Mississippi Valley to eastern and central Texas early this week, delivering needed rain but raising the concern for flash flooding.
A renewed risk of severe weather will threaten portions of the north-central United States early this week.
With the heat of summer comes many unwelcomed pests, including mosquitoes, ants, fruit flies, wasps and stink bugs, into outdoor spaces and homes.
Lawton, OK (1990)
A thunderstorm cluster brought 11" of rain.
Washington, DC (1991)
A total of 3" of rain from heavy thunderstorms.
Manchester, KY (1992)
A state trooper was stranded in his patrol car after it was submerged by flood waters.