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The annual fireworks show over West Potomac Park, as seen from the steps and inside of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. (Michael Robinson-Chavez - The Post)
A Soggy Fourth 
The heaviest rainfall in 23 years to hit the D.C. area on July 4 halted the Independence Day Parade and disrupted other celebrations, but retreated in time for the fireworks to proceed as planned on the Mall.
 Skies Let Loose but Spirits Still Soar

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