A storm responsible for rain, gusty winds, flooding and rough seas will stay south of Boston this weekend.
A zone of high pressure to the north will strengthen through Columbus Day.
While there can be some cloudy intervals during the first part of the weekend on the northern fringe of the storm, sunshine will prevail Sunday and Monday.
Dry and cool conditions are in store for both games of the American League Championship Series at Fenway this weekend between the Tigers and Red Sox.
Perfect football weather is in store at Foxborough, Mass., Sunday evening for the Patriots/Saints match.
The next chance of rain for the Boston area is not until the middle and latter part of next week.
While the workweek will end with warm and rainy weather, a shift in temperature and dry conditions are ahead for the weekend in Harrisburg
Joaquin continues its journey across the northern Atlantic toward Europe, where it is expected to impact Spain and Portugal this weekend.
Winter will kick off with mild weather in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic as an intensifying El Nino influences the weather pattern across the country.
A fall-like weekend is in store for the Northeast, after rain and thunderstorms will dampen the region on Friday.
Another round of rain is expected to move through the Carolinas on Saturday, which may lead to rises on some small streams and creeks.
Oho will hit parts of British Columbia and Alaska with drenching rain, gusty winds and pounding seas before the week comes to an end.
Galveston, TX (1901)
A deluge produced nearly 12 inches of rain in about a six-hour period. The torrential rains came to Galveston precisely 13 months following the day of the famous Galveston Hurricane disaster.
Black Hills, SD (1982)
3-6 feet of wet snow fell. Lead, S.D. had 36 inches. Rapid City had only a trace of snow.
Cheyenne, WY (1990)
All-time October snowfall for 24 hours - a total of 7.9 inches fell. The total for the entire storm was 9 inches.