From the ABC 7 Weather team

Washington, D.C. weather forecast: Hot and humid, Heat Advisories likely this week

July 14, 2013 - 10:00 PM
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Hazy, hot and humid. Words you will hear often during the coming week.

Overnight:
Mainly Clear, Patchy Fog
Lows: 70s
Wind: Southwest 2-5 mph
Monday:
Mostly Sunny, Hot and Humid
Highs: 90°-95°
Heat Index: near 100°
Tuesday:
Hazy Sunshine, Hot
Highs: 93°-98°
Heat Index: 100°-105°

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A sprawling area of high pressure will dominate the mid-Atlantic weather pattern for the next several days. Overnight lows will fall into the 70s under mainly clear skies.Patchy fog may develop during the early morning hours. Monday will bring the first influx of hot and humid air as afternoon temperatures soar into the lower to middle 90s.

The heat and humidity will build with the hottest days Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Afternoon highs will be in the middle to upper 90s with heat index at or above 100 degrees. The National Weather Service may issue a Heat Advisory for urban areas.

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