Tuesday's soaking, wind-driven rain will be replaced by drier weather on Wednesday, but it will be chilly.
As the rain tapered off Tuesday night, some wet snowflakes mixed in across the city as temperatures plummet into the 30s.
A gusty wind will help dry roadways early Wednesday morning which should prevent any icy roads from developing for the morning commute.
"A noticeably cooler day is in store despite plenty of sunshine on Wednesday," Senior Meteorologist Carl Erickson said. "Northerly breezes will put an extra chill in the air."
AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will struggle in the upper 40s for much of Wednesday afternoon.
Tuesday's wet weather was enough to cancel the Cubs-Yankees game, so a doubleheader is scheduled for Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
The first game is at 1:05 p.m. followed by the originally scheduled game for Wednesday at 7:05 p.m.
A warm jacket or sweatshirt may come in handy Wednesday due to the chilly weather.
Dry weather will prevail into Thursday and Friday as highs slowly rebound into the mid-50s.
Expanding rainfall will bring good news and bad news for people in the northeastern United States into early next week.
Following an outbreak of severe thunderstorms at midweek, more storms will ignite over the southern Plains and will include the potential for flash flooding into the weekend.
Those looking forward to traveling or spending the bank holiday weekend outdoors across the United Kingdom will face bouts of rain and increasingly gusty winds.
Rain will threaten to put a damper on Walpurgis Night and May Day festivities across parts of Germany this weekend.
Enough cold air will be in place for another round of heavy snow to fall across Colorado, including Denver, to end the week.
One of the largest severe weather outbreak so far this year occurred this week as powerful winds, large hail and heavy rains pummeled the Plains and parts of the Ohio Valley over the course of several days.
New York City, NY (1874)
1/2" of snow - latest measurable snow on record.
Taylor, TX (1905)
2" of rain in 10 minutes; 2.3" in 15 minutes.
Raleigh, NC (1976)
Last of 28 straight days without measurable rain.