Strong cold front sends temperatures plunging — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

UK Weather: Arctic cold snap to bring snow and 60mph winds next week

Warm Tuesday, but wet snow possible late this week

A few showers could drift across the area from south to north. Perhaps a spotty shower late.

Upper-level energy is passing through the Rocky Mountains Sunday evening.

Afternoon highs will take us on a wild ride this week. So we were able to enjoy a little bit of sunshine at the very end of the day.

UK Weather: Arctic cold snap to bring snow and 60mph winds next week
Sub-zero weather bomb could bring snow storms

Cold and dry conditions will follow, continuing through mid-week, particularly for northwest Colorado, where temperatures are expected to fall below freezing Sunday night and generally remain at or below 32 until at least Thursday. The Delaware Valley and south did manage to get into the low 50s.

Today: Mostly sunny; high of 53.

Meanwhile, the National Weather Service early Saturday morning issued a winter weather advisory for the northern Oregon Cascades. This doesn't look like a big storm, but may be disruptive as temperatures will be so cold at the surface that snow will likely stick. "But we're not looking at the potential for anything significant at this time, it's just something to keep an eye on as we get closer". Highest temperatures of 3 to 6 degrees with light westerly winds, gradually backing southerly. That will send temperatures tumbling across Alabama by midweek, ushering in a sharp turn toward colder. The cold front pushes through the region Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning with rain likely.

Some X-Factor viewers are crying fix after Saturday's show
The second song that they sang even got Simon Cowell endorsing them and encouraging people to ring up and vote for them. It was between boy group Rak Su and singer Grace Davies , who spent the night fighting for the votes of the public.

And so comes Tuesday. The weekend dries out and remains cold. "But really the core of the cold air isn't going to arrive over the area until more toward Friday". The service also predicts a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4 p.m. with a quarter-of-an-inch to half-an-inch of rain possible.

One more day of warm weather is in store for Metro Detroit, but then there'll be a cold splash of reality - and temperatures. A few spots may dip into the upper 20s.

The rain, sleet and snow will continue throughout Friday, with sharp and severe frost developing with icy patches during the night. The front should exit off the coast by sunrise Wednesday allowing the rain to come to an end.

Conductor James Levine facing sexual abuse allegations
James Levine is now set to conduct a revival of "Il Trovatore", and a new production of " Tosca " at the Metropolitan Opera . He told police that he visited Levine on multiple occasions at a nearby hotel, where Levine asked him to remove his clothes.

The sky will stay mostly cloudy tonight; a few showers are possible, mainly after midnight. This is only the beginning of the cold air as a large and deep trough with the jet stream is expected to build into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast for the remainder of the week.

The morning of December 4th, 2009 started out cold and rainy but ended with a blanket of snow across the Houston area. Expect overnight lows in the upper 30s.

There is still quite a bit of uncertainty in the forecast because of the fuzzy "when and where" details of the coastal low. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle The Royal Shake-up
The couple was there to raise HIV/AIDS and youth crime awareness. "We're so happy for them both", Mary Cooper, 60, said. Just four days ago they announced they're engaged to be married and already Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are at work.

Latest News