The cold will return to the city for the weekend, as Old Man Winter makes another appearance.
Those attending St. Patrick's Day celebrations on Sunday should wear the proper layers because despite sunshine, temperatures will reach into only the mid-20s.
To start the next week, temperatures will spike up into the upper 30s on Monday, bringing more springlike weather to the city.
This taste of spring will be short lived as the chance of snow returns to the city for Tuesday and Tuesday night.
There is a light at the end of the tunnel, however. By Thursday, temperatures look to climb into the lower 50s; just in time for the first day of Spring.
A mudslide in western India has destroyed at least 40 homes and may have buried over 150 people.
Otters at a Japanese zoo took to the water for relief from the above-normal heat.
In an effort to clean New York City's polluted rivers, a group of inventors, architects and researchers are trying to purify the waters with a pool that floats along the East River just next to the Brooklyn Bridge.
Ongoing wildfires in Ontario and western Canada will impact areas across the Great Lakes to the Northeast through the weekend.
Cool and unsettled weather will continue across the East through late week.
Relief is on the way for portions of the Plains that are in the grips of the ongoing drought.
11 of the past 12 days brought heavy rain to at least some part of the state.
Thunderstorms with heavy rain flood and washed out many roads across the northeastern part of the state.
Columbia, SC (1991)
July 1991 became the wettest month ever with 17.46" of rain. The old record was 16.72" set in August 1949.