ABC7 StormWatch with Doug Hill and Jacqui Jeras
Today's Forecast Updated Friday at 12:00 PM
A few storms will be possible this afternoon and evening but the start of the weekend looks dry.
- This Afternoon:
- Partly Sunny, Isolated T-Storms
- Highs: Mid to Upper 80s
- Precipitation: 30%
- Mostly Sunny, Hot and Humid
- Highs: Upper 80s
- Wind: S 10-15 m.p.h.
- Partly Sunny, T-Storms Likely
- Highs: Low to Mid 80s
- Precipitation: 70%
The warm and muggy pattern continues today with high temperatures in the mid to upper 80s and dewpoints in the mid 60s. Isolated thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening with the highest likelihood at this point west of D.C. Any storm activity will end tonight with lows in the 60s. The start of the weekend will feature plenty of sunshine and hot temperatures near 90 degrees. Winds will also be breezy out of the south around 10-15 m.p.h.
A cold front will approach the region from the north and west Sunday bringing a good chance for showers and thunderstorms by the afternoon. Storms may be accompanied by heavy rainfall. Highs Sunday should still reach the low to mid 80s ahead of the front. Much cooler weather is expected Monday and Tuesday with highs only in the 60s to near 70 degrees. The heavy rain threat continues Monday but isolated showers will be possible Tuesday.
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