After a brief cooldown, very warm and humid weather will bounce back in New York City during the Labor Day weekend.
High temperatures around the region, including at the U.S. Open, will rise from the lower 80s on Saturday to the upper 80s on Sunday and could flirt with the 90-degree mark on Labor Day.
An increase in humidity, which will especially be noticed Sunday and Labor Day, will contribute to even higher AccuWeather.com RealFeel® temperatures.
For people heading to the beach, surf conditions will be much better than recent days on Saturday. However, an increase in winds at the coast will stir up surf some for a time on Sunday.
Much of the time will be free of rain this weekend. However, there will be spotty showers and thunderstorms popping up in the building warmth and humidity Sunday and Monday.
The afternoon hours will be the most active time of these days.
Indications are that there will be more warm, rather than cool, days through the middle of September, which will be a bit of a switch from most of the summer.
A blast of arctic air will be accompanied by flurries and even a localized wall of snow in some communities in the Northeast and parts of the Midwest at the start of the Valentine's Day weekend.
Spring of 2016 could rank in the top 10 warmest on record for Canada.
The coldest air of the winter will plunge southward across much of the eastern United States and will feature single-digit and sub-zero temperatures in the Northeast during Valentine's Day weekend.
A multi-vehicle accident involving cars and tractor-trailers occurred amid snowy weather and caused the shutdown of Interstate 90 in Lake County, Ohio on Wednesday afternoon.
Conditions will be favorable for lake-effect snow through the end of the week, threatening low visibility and dangerous travel conditions.
As winter weather approaches, concern for pet safety grows. Make sure you know these useful tips.
Lead, SD (2005)
67 degrees, broke old record of 61 degrees set in 1983.
Greatest of all Arctic outbreaks commenced; -61 degrees in Montana.
Baltimore City, MD (1899)
-6 degrees, latest zero degree reading on re- cord. (11th-14th) 35.2" of snow, record 1 month snowfall.