We need rain, and we're getting it Monday and Tuesday. Here's a look at our own computer model and it's predicted rainfall totals.
The D.C area is abnormally dry, and part of the region is facing a drought with a precipitation deficit of more than five inches since January 1st (DCA: 5.21" below normal since 1/1/12). We need rain, and we're getting it, but will it put a dent in the deficit? Here's a video indicating the latest prediction from our own computer model (06Z Microcast).