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TEMPERATURES ABROAD YESTERDAY (TABLE) City(COLUMN)Weather(COLUMN)Time(COLUMN)Temp. Aberdeen(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)68 Amsterdam(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)68 Ankara(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)3 p.m.(COLUMN)68 Athens(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)2 p.m.(COLUMN)81 Beirut(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)2 p.m.(COLUMN)84 Berlin(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)66 Bonn(COLUMN)Haze(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)68 Brussels(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)72 Buenos Aires(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)8 p.m.(COLUMN)39 Cairo(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)2 p.m.(COLUMN)95 Casablanca(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)noon(COLUMN)77 Copenhagen(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)68 Dublin(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)70 Geneva(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)73 Hong Kong(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)8 p.m.(COLUMN)82 Jerusalem(COLUMN)Clar(COLUMN)2 p.m.(COLUMN)77 Lima(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)7 a.m.(COLUMN)61 Lisbon(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)noon(COLUMN)82 London(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)70 Madrid(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)82 Manila(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)8 p.m.(COLUMN)79 Moscow(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)3 p.m.(COLUMN)72 New Delhi(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)5 p.m.(COLUMN)102 Nice(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)77 Oslo(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)70 Paris(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)77 Peking(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)8 p.m.(COLUMN)84 Rio de Janeiro(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)9 p.m.(COLUMN)70 Rome(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)79 Seoul(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)9 p.m.(COLUMN)75 Sofia(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)2 p.m.(COLUMN)68 Stockholm(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)57 Sydney(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)10 p.m.(COLUMN)45 Taipei(COLUMN)clear(COLUMN)8 p.m.(COLUMN)84 Tokyo(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)9 p.m.(COLUMN)77 Tunis(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)79 Vienna(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)70 Warsaw(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)1 p.m.(COLUMN)68 WESTERN HEMISPHERE(END TABLE)TEMPERATURES (TABLE) City(COLUMN)Weather(COLUMN)High(COLUMN)Low Acapulco(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)92(COLUMN)75 Barbados(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)85(COLUMN)75 Bermuda(COLUMN)ptcldy(COLUMN)82(COLUMN)79 Bogota(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)64(COLUMN)59 Calgary(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)82(COLUMN)54 Edmonton(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)79(COLUMN)57 Freeport(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)94(COLUMN)75 Havana(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)88(COLUMN)73 Montego Bay(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)88(COLUMN)76 Mexico City(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)77(COLUMN)61 Monterrey(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)95(COLUMN)75 Montreal(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)64(COLUMN)48 Nassau(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)88(COLUMN)80 Regina(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)82(COLUMN)61 St. Kitts(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)86(COLUMN)71 Toronto(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)68(COLUMN)46 Vancouver(COLUMN)Clear(COLUMN)73(COLUMN)54 Winnipeg(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)82(COLUMN)63(END TABLE)

Almanac Data

SUN,MOON & TIDES (TABLE) New(COLUMN) First(COLUMN)Full(COLUMN)castl July23(COLUMN)August1(COLUMN)July9(COLUMN)July16 Saturday, July 7 (COLUMN)Sun rises 5:50 a.m., sets 8:36 p.m. (COLUMN)Moon rises 6:24 p.m., sets 3:51 a.m. (COLUMN)Tides: high 6:08 a.m. and 6:49 p.m., low 12:30 a.m. and 1:47 p.m. High and low tides at the following locations may be obtained by subtracting the hours indicated from the hours above: Annaoplis [3 1/2], Bloody Point Lighthouse [4 1/2], Deale, Md. [4 1/2], Colonial Beach [5 1/4], Norfolk [1], Virginia Beach [3/4], Solomons Island [61/4], Point Lookout [7]. POTOMAC RIVER (COLUMN)The National Weatther Service forecasts the Potomac River stage at Little Falls to remain near 3.5 feet. Levels are considered safe for recreational purposes. (COLUMN)THE PLANETS (COLUMN)Washington [Sunday, E.D.T.] Venus -- rrises 4:52 a.m.; sets 7:40 p.m. Mars -- rises 3:17 a.m.; sets 5:50 p.m. Jupiter -- rises 8:02 a.m.; sets 10:07 p.m. Saturn -- rises 10:20 a.m.; sets 11:26 p.m. (COLUMN)Planets rise in the east and set in the west, reaching their highest point on the north-south meridian, midway between their times of rising and setting. (COLUMN)Dial-a-phenomenon, 737-8855 (COLUMN)Around the Nation The National Weather Service Forecast for today: Showers and thundershowers will be scattered over Georgia, the Gulf Coast region, and the eastern part of the southern Great Plains through the southern half of the Mississipi Valley region into the southwestern part of the Ohio Valley. Widely scattered afternoon and evening thundershowers are expected over the northern Rockies through eastern Montana, eastern Wyoming, South Dakota, Minnesota, and New Mexico. It will be partly cloudy in the Pacific Northwest, the central Great Plains a the Ohio Valley. It will be mostly sunny elsewhere. (COLUMN)The Nation Yesterday: Locally heavy rains fell during the morning hours over the eastern third of Texas into central Oklahoma. Cool, cloudy and foggy conditions prevailed over the central Great Plains. Light showers reached from southeastern South Dakota through eastern Kansas and western and southern Missouri. East of the Mississippi partly cloudy skies where the rule. Early afternoon temperatures had warmed into the 70s over the upper Mississippi Valley, the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley eastward following record breaking lows. Warm readings were also being reported in the Rocky Mountan and intermountain regions into the Pacific Coast states. (END TABLE)(TABLE) Sat.(COLUMN)Sat.(COLUMN)Sun.(COLUMN)Fri. Weather(COLUMN)Forecast(COLUMN)Forecast(COLUMN)Temp. City(COLUMN)Forecast(COLUMN)H/l(COLUMN)H/l(COLUMN)H/l Albany(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)79/50(COLUMN)85/55(COLUMN)74/48 Albuquerque(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)95/64(COLUMN)96/63(COLUMN)96/64 Anchorage(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)65/54(COLUMN)63/52(COLUMN)61/56 Asheville(COLUMN)pcldy(COLUMN)75/59(COLUMN)77/59(COLUMN)70/61 Atlanta(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)80/69(COLUMN)82/68(COLUMN)82/71 Atlantic City(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)78/54(COLUMN)80/60(COLUMN)75/53 Austin(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)91/74(COLUMN)93/75(COLUMN)86/73 Baltimore(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)82/56(COLUMN)85/61(COLUMN)79/51 Birmingham(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)84/73(COLUMN)88/74(COLUMN)90/72 Bismarck(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)86/57(COLUMN)93/60(COLUMN)78/52 Boise(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)89/57(COLUMN)88/58(COLUMN)90/55 Boston(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)83/59(COLUMN)89/65(COLUMN)77/56 Buffalo(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)81/54(COLUMN)82/58(COLUMN)71/49 Burlington VT(COLUMN)Sunny74/48(COLUMN)81/52(COLUMN)72/56 Casper(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)91/55(COLUMN)92/55(COLUMN)85/53 Charl'ton SC(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)84/69(COLUMN)84/69(COLUMN)82/74 Charl'ton WV(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)84/50(COLUMN)80/59(COLUMN)77/49 Charlotte NCPtcldy(COLUMN)80/61(COLUMN)81/64(COLUMN)75/60 Cheyenne(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)86/55(COLUMN)84/56(COLUMN)79/59 Chicago(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)80/57(COLUMN)85/65(COLUMN)75/55 Cincinnati(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)84/55(COLUMN)85/50(COLUMN)76/54 Cleveland(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)77/48(COLUMN)80/52(COLUMN)75/45 Columbus(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)82/52(COLUMN)83/57(COLUMN)76/46 Columbia SC(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)84/64(COLUMN)85/66(COLUMN)79/71 Dallas(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)94/74$96/75(COLUMN)92/73 Dayton(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)82/52(COLUMN)84/58(COLUMN)76/50 Denver(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)89/55(COLUMN)91/58(COLUMN)82/56 Des Moines(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)72/62(COLUMN)82/64(COLUMN)71/56 Detroit(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)78/49(COLUMN)82/53(COLUMN)78/48 Duluth(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)77/55(COLUMN)80/56(COLUMN)77/54 Fairbanks(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)57/46(COLUMN)59/45(COLUMN)57/47 Flagstaff(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)80/38(COLUMN)81/41(COLUMN)80/36 Hartford(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)84/51(COLUMN)90/58(COLUMN)76/50 Helena(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)88/58(COLUMN)86/56(COLUMN)88/59 Honolulu(COLUMN)Windy(COLUMN)88/73(COLUMN)88/73(COLUMN) Houston(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)91/74(COLUMN)93/74(COLUMN)94/80 Indianopolis(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)80/55(COLUMN)83/59(COLUMN)76/52 Jacksonville(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)89/71(COLUMN)88/71(COLUMN)88/70 Juneao(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)58/50(COLUMN)62/49(COLUMN) Kansas City(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)78/60(COLUMN)89/67(COLUMN)64/61 Las Vegas(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)101/69(COLUMN)102/69(COLUMN)103/64 Little Rock(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)83/68(COLUMN)90/71(COLUMN)75/66 Los Angeles(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)75/60(COLUMN)73/60(COLUMN)76/60 Louisville(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)81/58(COLUMN)82/60(COLUMN)80/55 Memphis(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)83/72(COLUMN)88/72(COLUMN)85/72 Miami Beach(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)90/78(COLUMN)89/78(COLUMN)87/79 Milwaukee(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)78/55(COLUMN)80/59(COLUMN)75/51 Minneapolis(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)80/60(COLUMN)85/62(COLUMN)79/55 Nashville(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)82/65(COLUMN)85/68(COLUMN)85/63 New Orleans(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)93/76(COLUMN)93/75(COLUMN)95/76 New York(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)84/61(COLUMN)88/67(COLUMN)78/54 Norfolk(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)81/61(COLUMN)85/63(COLUMN)75/63 Oklahoma City(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)90/70(COLUMN)94/70(COLUMN)85/70 Omaha(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)79/58(COLUMN)92/64(COLUMN)63/48 Orlando(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)94/74(COLUMN)93/74(COLUMN)94/75 Philadelphia(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)81/54(COLUMN)86/59(COLUMN)79/54 P Phoenix(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)108/76(COLUMN)109/78(COLUMN)107/74 Pittsburgh(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)80/52(COLUMN)81/54(COLUMN)73/48 Portland ME(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)78/49(COLUMN)83/56(COLUMN)74/49 Portland OR(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)77/56(COLUMN)77/56(COLUMN)78/56 Providence(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)79/54(COLUMN)84/61(COLUMN)74/50 Raleigh(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)82/55(COLUMN)81/58(COLUMN)79/54 Rapid City(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)86/58(COLUMN)91/63(COLUMN)79/60 Reno(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)85/43(COLUMN)86/43(COLUMN)84/42 Richmond(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)86/54(COLUMN)87/61(COLUMN)79/55 St. Louis(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)75/60(COLUMN)86/63(COLUMN)80/60 Salt Lake City(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)94/62(COLUMN)96/63(COLUMN)94/64 San Antonio(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)93/77(COLUMN)93/77(COLUMN)90/77 San Diego(COLUMN)Pcldy(COLUMN)74/65(COLUMN)73/65(COLUMN)75/65 San Francisco(COLUMN)Fair(COLUMN)64/52(COLUMN)62/54(COLUMN)62/53 San Juan(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)90/76(COLUMN)90/76(COLUMN)93/77 Seattle(COLUMN)Cloudy(COLUMN)74/56(COLUMN)70/55(COLUMN)75/55 Spokane(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)82/56(COLUMN)80/57(COLUMN)82/58 Syracuse(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)80/53(COLUMN)83/57(COLUMN)73/50 Tampa(COLUMN)Rain(COLUMN)92/77(COLUMN)91/77(COLUMN)93/79 Topeka(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)80/60(COLUMN)90/64(COLUMN)67/63 Tucson(COLUMN)Sunny(COLUMN)103/72(COLUMN)103/74(COLUMN)104/70 Tulsa(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)88/70(COLUMN)96/73(COLUMN)84/71 Wichita(COLUMN)Ptcldy(COLUMN)88/63(COLUMN)95/84(COLUMN)78/63(END TABLE)

Area Forecasts

Washington: Mostly sunny and warmer, high 83 to 87. Fair tonight, low 60 to 64. The chance of rain is near zero. Winds will be light and variable. Sunday, partly cloudy, high 84 to 88. RECORD HIGH FOR TODAY: 98 degrees in 1925. RECORD LOW FOR TODAY: 56 degrees in 1906. WASHINGTON DATA YESTERDAY: Highest TEMPERATURE: 80 degrees at 3:16 p.m. LOWEST TEMPERATURE: 57 degrees at 5:30 a.m. [Ties record set in 1910] RELATIVE HUMIDITY: maximum 75 percent at 5 a.m. minimum, 33 percent at 4 p.m. 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION: None. Excess OF PRECIPITATION SINCE: Januray 1: 4.69 inches. Deficiency OF PRECIPITATION SINCE July 1: 0.02 inches. HIGHEST WIND SINCE: 8 a.m.: 14 mph from north-northwest at 9 a.m. PEAK GUST SINCE 8 a.m. 21 mph from the west at 3:13 p.m. POLLEN COUNT: 11 for grasses. Levels above seven may make people with allergies uncomfortable.


Monday through Wednesday: Fair Monday with a chance of showers onTuesday and Wednesday. Highs averaging in the 80s except 70s in the mountains. Lows in the 60s except 50s in the mountains. Normal Washington area temperatures are a high of 88 and a low of 69

MARYLAND AND VIRGINIA: Mostly sunny and warmer, high in the upper 70s to mid 80s. Mostly fair tonight, low in the wid 50s to low 60s. Sunday, partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the mountans, high in the 80s.

WEST VIRGINIA: Mostly sunny and warmer, high in the mid 70s to mid 80s. Clear and warmer tonight, low in the 50s to low 60s with some upper 40s east. Sunday increasing cloudness, high in the 80s.

Lower potomac/Chesapeake BAY: Fair with good visibility. Southeasterly winds around 10 knots, becoming light and variable tonight, Waves will be 1 foot or less.



The Council of Governments Air high reading in the Washington area during the 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. period was 75 for the pollutant azone.Index values between 51 and 100 indicate moderate air quality.


ATLANTIC OCEAN RESORTS: Ffrom southern New Jersey to northeastern North Carolina: Mostly sunny through Sunday. Highs in the upper 70s. Water temperatures will range from the low 60s along the new Jersey coast to the low 70s in North Carolina.

New York CITY: Mostly sunny and warmer, high in the upper 70s to mid 80s. Fair tonight, low in the low 60s. Sunday, mostly sunny and warm, high in the low 80s, low in the upper 60s.

BOSTON: Mostly sunny, high in the low 80s. Clear tonight, low in the low 60s. Sunday, mostly sunny and warmer, high in the mid to upper 80s, low in the mid 60s.

ATLANTA: Mostly cloudy and warm with a good chance of showers and thunderstorms through Sunday. Highs around 80, lows in the upper 60s.

MIAMI: Partly cloudy with a chance of thundershowers through Sunday. Highs both days near 90, lows in the mid to upper 70s.

DETROIT: Sunny and pleasant, high in the upper 70s. Mostly clear and not as cool tonight, low in the low 50s. Sunday, mostly sunny and a little warmer, high in the low 80s, low in the low 50s.

Chicago: Partly sunny and warmer, high in the mid 70s to near 80, low in the low 60s. Sunday, partly sunny and warm high in the mid 80s, low in the mid 60s.

MINNEAPOLIS-ST-PAUL: Variable cloudiness with a slight chance of showers, high around 80. Clear to partly cloudy and continued pleasant tonight through Sunday, low tonight around 60. Sunday, high in the mid 80s, low in the low 60s.

ST.LOUIS: Cloudy and cool with a chance of showers, high in the mid 70s Partly cloudy and warmer with a slight chance of thundershowers through Sunday. Low tonight in the mid 60s, high Sunday in the mid 80s.

HOUSTON: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers or thundershowers through Sunday. High both days in the low 90s, low tonight in the mid 70s.

DALLAS-FT.WORTH: Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms with locally heavy rain. Partly cloudy and warm tonight through Sunday.Highs both days in the mid 90s, lows in the mid 70s.

DENVER: Afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms becoming isolated through Sunday with a clear to partly cloudy skies. Continued warm, highs both days around 90, lows in the mid 50s.

LOS ANGELES: Mostly fair and mild, high in the mid 70s, low around 60. Becoming partly cloudy Sunday, high in the low 70s, low around 60.

SAN FRANCISCO: Continued fair and cool through Sunday. Highs both days in the low 60s, lows in the low 50s. CAPTION: Map, Forecast maps are for conditions expected at 7 a.m. EST.; Picture, NOAA Satellite photo taken at 1 p.m. EDT A large mass of clouds and thunderstorms extends form the northern Plains to southeastern Texas. An area from northeastern Tennessee to southern Georgia and South Carolina is mostly cloud covered. A band of clouds reaches from western Colorado and southwestern Wyoming and extends into the Pacific Northwest.