Nationals vs. Cardinals weather forecast: Brrring on the hot cocoa, a chilly night game

Nationals vs. Cardinals

7:05 p.m., Thursday, April 17, Nationals Park

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Partly cloudy, a little breezy
FIRST PITCH
Lower 50s
9TH INNING
Mid-40s
CHANCE OF RAIN
2%

Not a great time for a night game, especially when you have to talk about windchill. At least rain is not in the cards even if the Cards are on the field. Bundle up as winds are 10-15 mph.

NatCast appears on the day of every Nationals home game.

David Streit grew up on a farm/ranch in Nebraska. Witness to severe weather of all varieties focused his career path. Degrees from the universities of Nebraska and Wisconsin prepared him to be a forecaster for Capital Weather Gang as well as his day job as COO of Commodity Weather Group.
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Record Most
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Thu.

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75° /95°
Drop 30%

Fri.

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76° /88°
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Sat.

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71° /80°

Sun.

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67° /84°

Mon.

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69° /87°

Tue.

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71° /90°
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