D.C. area forecast: Sunny and very warm today; storms may hold off until Sunday night

Typical summer weather this weekend -- hot and humid -- with storms on Sunday. Things cool down early next week.

  • Rick Grow
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  • 1 hour ago
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United vs. Philadelphia Union weather forecast: Warm and humid, but dry

The chance of showers or storms is low, so expect to see this contest uninterrupted from start to finish.

  • Rick Grow
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  • 10 hours ago
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PM Update: Storm risk fades tonight before picking up again on Sunday

Saturday is looking humid but rain-free. Sunday could deliver some serious downpours.

D.C. area storm outlook: Isolated activity today, more widespread on Sunday

The atmosphere is ripe for a few storms today, especially south of town. But much more widespread activity is forecast Sunday as a cold front plows through the area.

This May is odds-on favorite to be warmest ever recorded in Washington

With two days left, it will come down to the wire as to whether or not May 2015 holds its position in first place, but the chances are good.

A full, 360-degree rainbow paints the mist over Niagara Falls (Video)

In its total form, a rainbow truly never ends.

Colorful D.C. skies put on a show for area photographers

Skies have really been striking a pose this week.

  • Mackenzie Williams
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  • 1 day ago
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Extreme storm chasing photos: Towering t-storms and tornadoes in the Plains

We've witnessed supercells - those big beastly rotating thunderstorms - every day, six tornadoes, and tons of other amazing sights.

Jolting video of close-up lightning strikes in Maine and Ireland

A bolt of lightning strikes a church in Maine in a flash of electricity and sparks.

  • Mackenzie Williams
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  • 1 day ago
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D.C. area forecast: Muggy warmth and scattered storms through weekend; cooler next week

Warmth, mugginess and storm chances continue until a Sunday cold front cools us off for next week. Though it may remain unsettled.

  • A. Camden Walker
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