From the ABC 7 Weather team

D.C. forecast: hot and sunny Sunday, poor air quality

June 9, 2012 - 09:00 PM
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Quiet and dry overnight with a hot and more humid Sunday ahead. Temperatures will reach the lower 90s across much of the area.

Overnight: Mainly Clear

Lows: 60°-68° | Wind: West 5-10 mph

Sunday: Mostly Sunny and Hot

Highs: 88°-93° | Air Quality Index: Code Orange

Monday: Mostly Sunny and Humid

Highs: 85°-90° | Wind: South 5-10 mph

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An area of high pressure will remain locked across the mid-Atlantic for the remainder of the weekend. Overnight lows will  be in the 60s with Sunday afternoon highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s. Air quality will be poor during the afternoon and early evening hours. A cold front will bring unsettled weather to the area by Tuesday and Wednesday. Highs will eventually drop to the lower to middle 80s by Wednesday.

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