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Today's Forecast Updated Friday at 11:55 AM
Beautiful Friday weather. Hotter and more humid this weekend with strong storms possible Sunday.
- This Afternoon:
- Mostly sunny with low humidity
- Highs: Mid 80s
- Wind: NW 5-10 mph
- Fair skies and milder
- Lows: 60s
- Wind: S 5-10 mph
- Partly cloudy, hotter and more humid
- Highs: Around 90 degrees
- Wind: SW 5-10 mph
A fantastic Friday forecast with high pressure controlling our weather today. Enjoy low humidity and comfortable temperatures. That all changes tonight, as winds shift out of the southwest pumping in more warm and humid air. The weekend will be hotter with highs near 90 degrees and becoming increasingly more muggy, especially by Sunday.
A strong cold front will drop down from the Midwest bringing a risk for storms Sunday into Monday. This same cold front will drop temperatures and humidity significantly for the middle of next week. Highs will only reach the low 80s with overnight lows in the 50s and 60s for the last few days of July. Keep in mind we're just over the climatological hottest time of the year in D.C. Our average high and low are now 88° / 71°. Have a great day!
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