The flu epidemic is now being blamed for deaths in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
In Delaware, health officials announced Wednesday the death of an elderly woman as a result of the flu.
On Tuesday, the death of a 2-month-old was announce, also in Delaware.
In Pennsylvania, health officials report the highest death toll in our area, with 40 deaths from the flu - 18 of those deaths reported in just the last week.
New Jersey health officials say two people, both children, have died from the flu.
Rain arrives for the second half of the work week. Another fall-like blast of cool weather to follow for the weekend.
Expect unsettled weather for the next two days. Humid today and tomorrow, with seasonable temperatures. The best chance for rain will be this afternoon & tonight, where we'll see on and off showers and thunderstorms.
Clouds and showers linger though much of Friday. We may still see a passing shower Saturday morning. Unseasonably cool air returns this weekend.