PM Update: Slight chance of showers this evening; Repeat performance Thursday

Thursday brings a chance to see our fourth 90 degree-day so far this year. Hooray?

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Sat.

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68° /88°

Sun.

thunderstorms
70° /84°
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Mon.

rain
64° /70°
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Tue.

rain
59° /69°
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59° /74°

Severe thunderstorm watch canceled for D.C. metro

The watch includes Loudoun, Fairfax, Prince George's, and Calvert counties, the District and points north, including Baltimore.

Surveillance camera captures wicked little tornado in Ohio (Video)

The video and damage reports serve as a reminder that you really don't want to be caught in a tornado, no matter how "weak" it might be.

NOAA calls for below-average hurricane season, but emphasizes preparedness

The current El Nino could suppress hurricane activity this year, though NOAA cautions that "it only takes one."

Why the U.S. desperately needs weather satellite data from China and Russia, but Congress says no

There is a looming gap in satellite data over the Middle East. Data from China and Russia could fill the gap but Congress fears U.S. reliance could pose security risks and introduce the threat of "cyber warfare".

  • Steve Tracton
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  • 1 day ago
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D.C. area forecast: Mainly warm, humid and sometimes stormy today through the weekend

This has the look and feel of a mid-summer weather forecast, minus any major heat wave. Watch out for scattered storms later today.

PM Update: Slight chance of storms this evening, much better chance Wednesday, humid

This evening, many of us may escape the storms, but expect them to be much more numerous Wednesday afternoon and evening.

Houston drone video reveals extent of major flooding along Buffalo Bayou

The Buffalo Bayou in west Houston flooded well beyond its banks on Tuesday morning as water levels surged past the river's major flood stage.

Alaska recorded its hottest temperature so early in the season Memorial Day weekend

On Saturday, the small city of Eagle soared to 91 degrees, the hottest temperature ever recorded so early in the calendar year in our 49th state.

Violent, deadly tornado strikes Texas-Mexico border city of Ciudad Acuna

The tornado killed at least 13 people, and had wind speeds of at least 137 mph, suggesting it was an EF-3.

  • Mackenzie Williams
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  • 2 days ago
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Heat Tracker

5
90-degree days year-to-date
Yearly Average
36
Record Most
67 (1980,2010)
Record Fewest
7 (1886,1905)
Last Year
24

At a Glance

Fri.

thunderstorms
-- /88°
Drop 30%

Sat.

partlycloudyday
68° /88°

Sun.

thunderstorms
70° /84°
Drop 70%

Mon.

rain
64° /70°
Drop 60%

Tue.

rain
59° /69°
Drop 30%

Wed.

partlycloudyday
59° /74°

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