The week is ending with a dose of heavy rain and the risk of travel delays and urban flooding around New York City.
A front responsible for torrential rainfall in Texas and severe weather in the Midwest has joined with tropical moisture from the Atlantic as expected.
As this corridor of moisture pivots through the area Friday, the rainfall produced could be heavy enough to cause incidents of urban flooding, along with significant travel delays and disruptions to outdoor activities.
The rain is not as intense as it was around Washington, D.C. to upstate New York Thursday night into Friday morning, where multiple incidents of flash flooding, road closures, evacuations and water rescues occurred.
The greatest potential for flooding problems around New York City is into the first part of Friday night.
For folks planning on going to the game at Yankee Stadium Friday evening, the game has been postponed.
During Saturday the back edge of the rain will be advancing eastward across New England. Travel conditions will improve around New York City and there should be no problems for outdoor activities on Saturday.
A storm in the upper levels of the atmosphere will bring near-normal temperatures over the weekend. Temperatures typically range from a low in the middle 50s to a high in the lower 70s.
For folks with outdoor plans, such as ball games, chilly air aloft associated with the storm could bring brief very spotty showers, during Sunday.
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A potent line of thunderstorms will sweep across the Northeast into Saturday night with damaging winds, hail and downpours.
Soaking rain and locally severe thunderstorms will take aim at the eastern United States around the middle of next week.
A large part of South America will be treated to a "ring of fire" solar eclipse on Sunday, but only if the weather cooperates.
After record-shattering warmth baked the mid-Atlantic and Northeast to end the past week, much colder air is set to make a comeback later this weekend.
A widespread outbreak of severe weather is threatening a large portion of the Midwest.
Flooding created chaos for hundreds in California this week, while a deadly wind storm slammed the United Kingdom.
A line of strong thunderstorms will march across the northeastern United States into Saturday night with the potential for flash flooding, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes.
Polar air will continue to blast the United Kingdom throughout March, making it feel like an extended winter for the British Isles.