Showers are back in play this week for Chicago.
It will stay chilly on Tuesday as the Pittsburgh Pirates come into town to take on the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field with a high around 49 and a shower possible.
Sunshine will return on Wednesday with a rebounding high in the upper 50s to near 60.
A run into the upper-60s is possible for Thursday under clouds with a chance of showers.
Partly sunny skies are expected Friday with a high temperatures once again reaching the mid-60s.
The normal high for Chicago is about 55 F.
The threat for potentially damaging thunderstorms will shift eastward across Europe through midweek.
Residents of the Philippines are being put on alert for potential impacts from Typhoon Noul, which will be a powerful typhoon when it approaches the Philippines this weekend.
While a few showers will pass east of the Bay Area, seasonable weather and sunshine will hold in place through the weekend.
Following a dip in temperature during the middle of the week, summerlike warmth will rebound across much of the Northeast by this weekend.
Daily episodes of severe thunderstorms and flooding downpours will impact the Plains this week, possibly lingering into the weekend.
Wind, seas and surf will build in advance of what could eventually become the first tropical system of 2015 along the southeastern Atlantic coast of the United States late this week.
Lingle, WI (2000)
4.5" diameter hail - there was also a tornado in the area.
Chicago, IL (1876)
Severe local windstorm resulted in $250,000 damage.
Lakehurst, NJ (1937)
Hindenburg disaster after 4-hour delay of landing due to a thunderstorm.