From the ABC 7 Weather team

Washington D.C. weather forecast: Showers and thunderstorms this week

April 14, 2013 - 11:00 PM
Text size Decrease Increase

Temperatures will warm to near 80 degrees by midweek with a strong cold front bringing thunderstorms and cooler air for the upcoming weekend.

Overnight: Mostly Cloudy, Spotty Showers

Lows: 48°-55° | Wind: Southeast 5-10 mph

Monday: Mostly Cloudy, Showers Possible

Highs: 67°-72° | Wind: Southeast 15-20 mph

Tuesday: Showers Possible

Highs: near 75° | Precipitation: 30%

Follow ABC 7's Steve Rudin on Twitter @SteveRudinABC7 and StormWatch 7 on Facebook.

High pressure will move away from the mid-Atlantic overnight as temperatures fall into the upper 40s in the mountains to middle 50s in the District. A few showers may develop, but should not amount to much. Monday will be a cloudy day with highs in the uppers 60s. Isolated showers will stay in the forecast for a good part of the upcoming week as temperatures warm to near 80 by Wednesday.

Looking ahead, thunderstorms will develop late Thursday and into Friday as a strong cold front moves across the area. Next weekend will be sunny and cool with highs around 60 degrees.

For the latest weather headlines, stay with ABC 7 News, NewsChannel 8 and WJLA.com.

comments powered by Disqus