It has rained every day so far this month, except Dec. 1 around Atlanta. That trend will continue through Tuesday.
Rounds of drenching rain and patchy fog are in the offing for the Atlanta area into Tuesday, which cannot only foil some outdoor plans, but slow travel.
Rainfall will generally be light and intermittent. A push of dry air should begin a clearing trend Tuesday afternoon.
A couple of days of dry weather will follow Wednesday and Thursday for a change.
While the core of Arctic air will stay north of the region during the middle and latter part of the week, temperatures will continue to average below normal through Friday. As mild air returns, the chance of rain will increase as well Friday into Saturday.
Despite the high number of rainy days so far this month, rainfall has not been excessive with about 2.26 inches falling through Sunday. Normal for the period is a little over an inch.
Tropical moisture may put outdoor Memorial Day plans in jeopardy from Washington D.C., to Boston on Monday.
As millions prepare to take part in Memorial Day weekend events, showers, storms and a potential tropical system could threaten outdoor activities and travel plans during the extended weekend.
A developing tropical system northeast of the Bahamas will approach the southeastern coast of the United States with downpours, building surf and an increasing breeze during Memorial Day weekend.
Severe weather, including the risk of flash flooding and a few tornadoes, will continue into Memorial Day weekend.
South East England will face rain threaten to ruin Monday's bank holiday, while the rest of the United Kingdom enjoys another mostly dry and mild day.
Violent storms whirled through the central United States this week, spawning large tornadoes on multiple days.
Great James River flood; 150 lives lost in Richmond area.
St. Louis, MO (1896)
Great St. Louis tornado; 306 killed, $13 million damage.
Salton, CA (1896)
124 degrees; U.S. May record.