Sunday turned out to be a gorgeous day for New York City, but the nice weather will end with the weekend.
After the day started with clouds, abundant sunshine and comfortable temperatures near 70 degrees graced New York City Sunday afternoon.
Temperatures will remain mild into Monday, but sunglasses will be replaced with umbrellas.
As the storm system closing out the weekend on a windy and stormy note across the Midwest shifts eastward, clouds will block out the sun most of Monday across New York City and a couple of showers and thunderstorms will rumble in the afternoon and evening.
Sunshine will return for Tuesday, but the warmth will be gone. Temperatures will instead warm to a more seasonable high of 62 degrees.
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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 storm will bring snow and ice that will lead to slippery travel along a 1,500-mile swath from northern Arkansas and Georgia to Maine early next week.
Voters heading out to the polls on Saturday, Feb. 20, can expect mild weather and dry conditions for the next step in the 2016 Presidential Election.
Heavy rain will raise the risk of flooding across more than a dozen states in the Southeast on Presidents Day to the East Coast on Tuesday.
Umbrellas will be needed on Valentine's Day as scattered showers overspread Germany.
Winter's frigid air can bring with it possible plumbing problems, including frozen pipes.
Gulf Coast (1899)
Very cold morning along Gulf Coast; New Orleans 6.8 deg.; Mobile -1 deg.; Pensacola 7 deg.; Tallahassee -2 deg (All time record for Florida. Brownsville 12 deg. (all time low).
Snowflakes in Florida: trace at Ft. Myers (26.5 deg. N).
Pond, AR (1905)
-29 deg.; record low for state.