AREA FORECASTS

WASHINGTON: Today, mostly cloudy, shower. High 50. Wind southeast 8-16 mph. Tonight, cloudy, breezy, rain developing. Low 42. Wind south 10-20 mph. Monday, cloudy, windy, rain. High 53. Wind southwest 15-25 mph and gusty.

MARYLAND: Today, mostly cloudy, shower. High 48-52. Wind southeast 8-16 mph. Tonight, cloudy, breezy, rain developing. Low 40-44. Wind south 10-20 mph. Monday, cloudy, windy, rain. High 51-55. Wind southwest 15-25 mph and gusty.

VIRGINIA: Today, cloudy, showers. High 50-54. Wind southeast 8-16 mph. Tonight, cloudy, breezy, rain developing. Low 42-46. Wind south 10-20 mph. Monday, cloudy, windy, rain. High 53-57. Wind southwest 15-25 mph and gusty.

Recreational Forecasts

MOUNTAINS

Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia: Today, mostly cloudy, breezy, rain developing. High 48-52. Wind southeast 10-20 mph. Monday, cloudy, breezy, rain. High 50-54. Wind southwest 10-20 mph.

BEACHES

Maryland and Delaware: Today, cloudy, a shower. High 52-56. Low 42-46. Wind southeast 8-16 mph. Monday, cloudy, windy, rain. High 54-58. Wind southwest 15-25 mph.

Virginia: Today, cloudy, breezy, showers. High 54-58. Low 44-48. Wind southeast 10-20 mph. Monday, cloudy, windy, rain. High 56-60. Wind southwest 15-25 mph.

BOATING

Upper Potomac River: Today, mostly cloudy, shower. Wind southeast 8-16 knots. Tonight, cloudy, breezy, showers.

Lower Potomac and Chesapeake Bay: Today, cloudy, showers. Wind southeast 8-16 knots. Waves 1 foot or less on the lower Potomac and the Chesapeake Bay.

River Stages: The National Weather Service estimates the stage at Little Falls to be 3.2 feet this morning and predicts the stage to remain at 3.2 feet Monday morning. Flood stage at Little Falls is 10 feet.

Rise Set

Sun 7:27 a.m. 5:03 p.m.

Moon 9:20 a.m. 7:56 p.m.

Mercury 7:21 a.m. 4:37 p.m.

Venus 4:41 a.m. 2:28 p.m.

Mars 9:52 a.m. 8:48 p.p.m.

Jupiter 11:58 a.m. 1:02 a.m.

Saturn 12:46 p.m. 2:15 a.m.

Uranus 8:59 a.m. 7:12 p.m.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Forecasts for Washington area, 202-334-9000 code 9100.

Long range regional forecasts, 703-260-0405.

Chesapeake Bay boating forecast, 703-260-0505.

Recreational and traveler's forecast, 703-260-0706.

Smithsonian Institution star/planet information, 202-357-2000.

Air Quality Index, 202-962-3299.