After drenching thunderstorms and showers soak the region early in the week, drier weather will move in by for the later half of the week.
A few showers and thunderstorms will rumble through the Harrisburg area Tuesday evening. Locally heavy downpours will be possible with these storms.
The evening commute Tuesday could be very difficult, especially if folks are traveling eastward. Commuters may even have to dodge some detours around any localized flooding problems that develop.
Showers will linger into early Wednesday morning before drier air moves in during the afternoon.
Cooler and less humid air will follow for Thursday and Friday with high temperatures below normal, in the upper 70s.
After natural disasters, it’s not uncommon to see pop-up charities appear, particularly around the holiday season.
A train of storms will continue to deliver rain to the Pacific Northwest with one particular storm this weekend likely to be the strongest of the bunch.
A major storm centered on Christmas Eve will affect the Midwest and East with areas of strong winds, heavy snow, torrential rain and thunderstorms.
With many winter storms lined up, snow will create a wintry setting for Christmas in some areas.
Kansas City was shaken out of its usual routine early Thursday morning as commuters woke to nearly 5 inches of snow in some areas, marking the first substantial storm of the season.
Friday should be the hottest day since last summer in Perth, Australia, with more heat in store for Christmas.
Valparaiso, IN (1981)
Heavy lake effect snowburst dumps 22" in just a 3-hour period.
Las Vegas, NV (1984)
Trace of snow fell.
Mauna Kea, HI (1988)
Wind-driven snow and sleet led to evacuation of astronomical observatories.