Snow and frigid arctic air pushed across the East early in the week, bringing some locations record-breaking accumulations.
Cincinnati, Ohio, received .7 of an inch of snow on Nov. 12, breaking the old record of .3 of an inch for the date set back in 1894.
The trace amount of snow recorded in Paducah, Ky., on Nov. 12 tied a record for the date from 1983.
At the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, a low temperature of 21 degrees broke the Nov. 12 record of 25 degrees, recorded in 1911.
Pittsburgh received 3.3 inches of snow on Tuesday, breaking the 1911 record of 1.7 inches.
The NWS station in Wilmington, N.C., confirmed that the trace amounts of snow buildup in the area marked the earliest point in the season that snow has accumulated.
A brief warmup is expected for the East at the end of the week, but more arctic air will push its way back across the country into the start of the next workweek.
Snow dusts the ground at Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, N.C. Photo by Nathan Andrew Eckman.
Snow accumulation in Rocky Point, N.C. Photo by Instagram user southernsweetheart096.
Florida resident Sarah (sje718) says she's "out of her element" in this Wilmington, N.C., snow.
This is the earliest snow of the season for Wilmington, N.C. Photo by Hayley D Paige.
Snow coats a balcony in Pittsburgh. Photo by Instagram user minthotchocolate.
Record snow amounts in Pittsburgh. Photo by Emily Cimini.
Cincinnati also broke a snow record; one that had been standing for over a century. Photo by e.E. Charlton-Trujillo.
Snow fell before all of the leaves have in Cincinnati. Photo by Instagram user mmmkbella.
After an earthquake hit in the area, the Bardarbunga volcano erupted Friday in Iceland, causing a temporary no-fly order.
The North Central states face the most adverse weather this Labor Day weekend, in the form of severe storms and tornadoes which will threaten lives and travelers.
As Cristobal loses its tropical characteristics, attention is turning toward the Bay of Campeche for potential development next week.
An outbreak of severe weather, including tornadoes, will evolve on Sunday from the northern and central Plains to part of the Upper Midwest.
Tropical downpours along the coasts of Texas and Louisiana will encompass more of the lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday, creating slowdowns for holiday travelers.
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Houston, TX (1980)
2.23 inches of rain fell in less than 1 hour. Streets were flooded in the downtown district and a tornado touched down briefly west of Houston at Sealy, TX.
Pittsburgh, PA (1982)
39 degrees, coldest ever in August.
Anchorage, AK (1989)
A total of 9.6 inches of rain -- wettest August on record.