Temperatures will average near to above normal through much of the coming weekend around Pittsburgh.
High temperatures for the remainder of the week will range from the lower 60s to near 70 degrees.
The typical high for the city during early April is 57 F.
The week will not be entirely free of rain, however.
As a front moves to the east on Wednesday, temperatures will dip slightly and a couple of showers are in the offing.
Rounds of rain are forecast Thursday into Friday.
There is a chance that severe thunderstorms from the Midwest will survive the trip to the region on Friday.
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A blast of arctic air will be accompanied by flurries and even a localized wall of snow in some communities in the Northeast and parts of the Midwest at the start of the Valentine's Day weekend.
Spring of 2016 could rank in the top 10 warmest on record for Canada.
The coldest air of the winter will plunge southward across much of the eastern United States and will feature single-digit and sub-zero temperatures in the Northeast during Valentine's Day weekend.
A multi-vehicle accident involving cars and tractor-trailers occurred amid snowy weather and caused the shutdown of Interstate 90 in Lake County, Ohio on Wednesday afternoon.
Conditions will be favorable for lake-effect snow through the end of the week, threatening low visibility and dangerous travel conditions.
As winter weather approaches, concern for pet safety grows. Make sure you know these useful tips.
Greatest of all Arctic outbreaks commenced; -61 degrees in Montana.
Baltimore City, MD (1899)
-6 degrees, latest zero degree reading on re- cord. (11th-14th) 35.2" of snow, record 1 month snowfall.
Washington, D.C. (1899)
-15 F., all time record low (3rd day in a row at least -7 F.