Snow will affect much of northeastern Pennsylvania on Tuesday, while up to a foot of snow clobbers the I-95 corridor. The snow will mark a dramatic change to much colder weather.
Snow and slow travel are in store over much of the Northeast into Tuesday night with northeastern Pennsylvania on the northern and western fringe of heavy snow.
Increasing wind and plunging temperatures into the evening will cause blowing and drifting snow across the region.
Ice can form on paved and concrete surfaces beneath the snow, making travel by vehicle and foot very slippery.
Temperatures will hover in the teens throughout Tuesday and will fall to near zero Tuesday night as the wind increases. RealFeel® temperatures will plunge well below zero.
Very cold and windy weather will continue through much of the balance of the week.
Tune in to AccuWeather Live Mornings every weekday at 7 a.m. EST. We will be talking about Tuesday's snowstorm in the East and the return of colder air.
Severe thunderstorms spawned tornadoes in major metropolitan areas, while wildfires raged in the West and flooding downpours persisted in the East.
As much of the West continues to be plagued by intense drought, the production of favorite and trendy foods may be more challenging for states operating in dry conditions.
Since the movie "Jaws," inspired by 1916 shark attacks, the number of shark attacks has been on the rise due to human and seal population increases, shark migration and warming temperatures.
A warmer weather pattern is forecast for much of the Central and Eastern states, while temperatures should throttle back in the Northwest during the middle of August.
Japan and South Korea face tropical floods into this weekend; the danger of a typhoon looms for next week.
Bertha is forecast to take a curved path near the islands in the northeastern Caribbean this weekend, then to stay off the East Coast of the United States next week.
Texas Coast (1989)
Tropical Storm Chantal came onshore at High Island, Texas, 30 miles NE of Galveston. Winds gusted to 70-80 mph and 6-12" of rain fell.
Hurricane Erin just off the east coast with 85 mph sustained winds.
College Station,TX (1998)
106 degrees - a record 27th consecutive day of reaching at least 100 degrees. (The streak ended after 30 days).