The New York area was spared the worst from the nor'easter, and another dry day is shaping up for Sunday.
The return of clouds to the New York City area Saturday night with spotty drizzle across Long Island will be followed by a dry Sunday underneath a partly sunny sky.
A mixture of clouds and sunshine are forecast for the Jets/Steelers game Sunday afternoon at MetLife Stadium.
The only fly in the ointment will be a brisk northeast wind blowing near the coast, keeping the ocean rough.
Monday, Columbus Day, appears to the the nicest day of the weekend with a partly to mostly sunny sky.
The nor'easter that brought rough seas from North Carolina to New Jersey will slowly settle to the south and weaken through Monday.
Seas and tides will slowly ease during this time along the New Jersey and New York area beaches.
Another visit from the Polar Vortex will deliver unseasonably cool air to the Midwest, preceded by rounds of thunderstorms, including severe weather.
Welcome dry weather for cleanup efforts across Japan in the wake of Neoguri will be brief.
As the Northeast continues to clean up from destructive storms early this week, more rounds of severe weather and flash flooding loom for early next week.
Heat-related dangers will be on the rise over the weekend for much of the Northwest as scorching heat settles in.
A 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Honshu approximately 94 miles away from Namie, Japan. Tsunami Advisory and Warnings have been cancelled for northeastern Japan, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.
Parts of the South will get major relief from heat, humidity and storms next week while other locations will be at greater risk for flash flooding.
Gulf of Mexico (1979)
Hurricane Bob, 140 miles SSW of New Orleans moved ashore at Grand Isle, LA; New Orleans had 70-mph gusts, trees and power lines went down. Gulfport, MS had 6 inches of rain in 24 hours. Four tornadoes, 2 in SE Louisiana, 1 in Florida and 1 in SE Alabama. A total of 2.16 inches of rain in Baton Rouge, LA in 6 hours.
Medina, TX (1988)
Close to 13 inches of rain; flash flooding killed 2 people.
Pacific Northwest (1990)
Record 100-degree heat from California north to Idaho and Oregon.