As a bowling ball of low pressure rolled into the Pacific Northwest, rain, thunderstorms and gusty winds broke out along Interstate 5 from Portland to Seattle on Sunday.
Most of the rain and thunderstorms held off until the afternoon and evening hours, moving off to the north and east on Sunday night.
One thunderstorm that moved through Seattle, Wash., on Sunday evening suspended play at CenturyLink Field due to lightning where the San Francisco 49ers were playing the Seattle Seahawks.
More showers are in the forecast for Monday and Tuesday along the Northwest coast with high temperatures in the lower 70s, a few degrees below normal for mid-September.
A shower is still possible on Wednesday, with Thursday being the only dry day of the week.
Rain will return on Friday and continue into Saturday as a cold front swings into the region from the Pacific Ocean.
Cold air and flurries are in store for the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday but should not significantly impact voter turnout.
Snow will pound New England on Monday as a coastal storm impacts the region.
Snow and slippery travel will arrive in the mid-Atlantic states prior to the middle of the week.
Warmer air will build from California to Washington into Tuesday raising temperatures to near-record levels and increasing the risk of wildfires in some areas.
Denver Broncos fans celebrating the Super Bowl win will see ideal conditions for Tuesday's parade and pep rally.
A major ocean current in the Gulf of Mexico plays an important role in sustaining Florida red tide blooms, according to research conducted by the University of Miami.
Chicago, FL (1987)
Wind gusts of 65-70 mph from the north and northeast produced 15 foot waves on Lake Michigan. There were extensive shoreline erosion resulting in millions of dollars, and boulders 6 feet in diameter were pushed on shore.
60-80 mph winds from a powerful storm in the Pacific.
Seminole, TX (1933)
-23 degrees , Texas state record.