It will be a mostly sunny start the week, but increased cloudiness and a chance for some showers will arrive just ahead of Thanksgiving.
Some rain would generally be good news for the region, as San Francisco is still in an area of severe drought. The rain will also bring some needed relief farther inland where drought conditions are considered exceptional.
The cloudiness will increase to only occasional bouts of sunshine by Wednesday. On Thanksgiving Day the precipitation chances will be highest in the late afternoon and evening hours.
Highs for the week will be in the lower 60s. Temperatures will moderate back into the 70s by week's end. Overnight lows will be in the mid- to upper 40s all week.
Watch for travel delays at airports leading up to the holiday as stormy conditions for many major East Coast hubs will like have a ripple affect across the country.
The tropics have been quite active around Hawaii as of late, and the pattern is not expected to change anytime soon with Hurricane Ignacio churning in the eastern Pacific.
Erica will bring torrential rain, flash flooding, mudslides and gusty winds to many of the northern islands of the Caribbean, prior to taking a turn toward the Bahamas and Florida this weekend.
Cleveland-based pseudonymous photographer Seph Lawless ventured to New Orleans in July of 2015 to tell the story of a still-recovering city 10 years post-Katrina.
Heat will linger in Eastern Europe for much of the fall season; meanwhile, the British Isles and northwestern Europe can expect a stormy end to the season.
Scientists are baffled as to what may be causing a high volume of whale deaths in the Gulf of Alaska this summer.
Vacationers at the Outer Banks in North Carolina, a summer hot spot, have been sharing beach real estate with mystifying blue jellyfishlike creatures this season.
Sherman Pass, WA (1980)
2 inches of snow.
Pennsylvania & New Jersey (1971)
Tropical Storm Doria caused severe floods in southeastern PA and NJ. Damage estimated at $138 million.
Colorado Springs, CO (1978)
Hail 6 inches deep.