More cool air is headed back to Boston, but there is good news for those who want summer warmth to hang on.
At least two more waves of cool air will roll into the region. One will arrive Sunday and stick around into Monday. Another wave is due in late next week.
In between the cool waves, folks who like warmth and humidity will be satisfied as well with steamy air quickly to return for midweek.
The passage of a cool front Sunday morning may bring a stray shower. The next front may bring spotty showers and thunderstorms on Thursday.
The vast majority of the time will be free of rain for outdoor plans, projects and construction activities.
The weather for the Patriots first game of the regular season at Buffalo, N.Y. Sunday afternoon will be great for football with temperatures in the 60s. There could be a passing shower during the morning and midday for tailgating.
As far as the tropics are concerned, no systems will directly impact the area through at least next week.
There were storms along the flight path, AccuWeather.com Meteorologist Dave Samuhel said.
While colder air will flow into the Northeast this week, the lack of snow will continue through the end of December and the start of 2015.
A storm and cold air forecast to develop at the end of 2014 and linger into the start of 2015 will deliver snow, rain and a frost or freeze to portions of California.
Rain, snow, and unseasonably cold conditions will impact much of the West through the upcoming week with the threat of slippery travel in parts of the Southwest by midweek.
A storm will continue to spread rain and disruptive snow farther to the east across eastern Europe Monday into Tuesday.
As the year comes to a close and people prepare to celebrate the start of 2015, many will be bundling up as cold weather stretches from coast to coast.
Swisshome, OR (1998)
9.90" of rain in a 30 hour period.
Buffalo, NY (2001)
An amazing 26.2" more snow buried the city, bringing the 5 day total (at the airport) to 81.5". The previous record for an entire month was 68.4" in December, 1985. In addition, a new record snow depth was established at 44". All unnecessary travel was banned, and a state of emergency was declared by the governor.
New England (1839)
Third of Triple snowstorms - 24" of snow in Hartford; Worcester pressure: 28.77"; Boston - whole gales swept coast - studied by Redfield & Espy.