Strong to severe thunderstorms will increase during the afternoon and evening hours as a cold front slowly moves to the south. The latest watches and warnings can be found here.
This Afternoon & Evening: Strong to Severe Storms, Gusty Winds, Hail
Temperatures: near 100° and falling | Wind: Northeast 5-10 (higher gusts possible)
Overnight: Showers and Storms Diminish
Lows: 70°-76° | Wind: Northeast 5-10 mph
Monday: Isolated Storms, Partly Cloudy, Cooler
Highs: 82°-87° | Wind: Northeast 5-10 mph
Severe Thunderstorm Watch for D.C. area until 10:00 P.M. For the latest watches and warnings, click here. Heat Advisory continues until 8:00 P.M.
A cold front will drift across the mid-Atlantic during the afternoon and evening hours bringing showers and thunderstorms. Development will be quick and some storms will have the potential to deliver gusty winds over 60 miles per hour, large hail and frequent lightning. Storms are expected to diminish during the overnight hours, but some may linger into early Monday morning. Cooler, yet unsettled conditions will stick around for the upcoming week.
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