The coldest air of the season will arrive in Chicago this week following a chilly weekend.
Daytime temperatures Tuesday through Thursday will struggle to reach 20 degrees with nighttime lows dipping into the single digits.
It will be bitterly cold on Monday night as the Dallas Cowboys come to town to take on the Bears in an NFC East contest at Soldier Field. Actual temperatures will fall through the teens during the game with the AccuWeather RealFeel® temperature heading for zero.
Another storm system may brush the area with snow by next weekend.
AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist Kristina Pydynowski contributed to the content of this story.
Dry days will be hard to come by in the northeastern United States for the first week of May as storm systems cause rain to frequent the region.
Residents of the southeastern United States may feel like the calendar has flipped ahead to Memorial Day weekend with warm and muggy weather in place for the start of May.
A stormy pattern will persist across the western Gulf Coast, threatening to trigger more flooding from Texas to Mississippi through Monday.
May is picking up where April left off with record-challenging warmth surging back into the northwestern United States.
Those looking to traveling or spending the bank holiday outdoors across the United Kingdom will face bouts of rain and wind, but dry conditions will follow by midweek.
A late-April snowstorm dumped over a foot of heavy, wet snow across parts of Colorado on Thursday into Friday, boosting snowpack for an extended ski season at local resorts.
Galveston, TX (1993)
98 mph wind gust in a thunderstorm damaged aircraft and hangers at the airport.
Winnipeg, Canada (1997)
The Red River crested above flood stage... 27,000 people were evacuated across Manitoba.
6"-8" of rain in the area bounded by Corpus Christi, Laredo, and Brownsville (1st-2nd).