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Temperatures will still rise into the 70s.

The dust has trekked as far poleward as Scandinavia, and could be swept back toward Greenland in the next 72 hours.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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In just a few weeks, greenery has exploded, overwhelming a cold, bleak landscape.

We’ve got some Southern California-style weather today.

  • Greg Porter
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It's a nice evening, and pleasantly cool overnight.

Temperatures are normally in the 80s at this time of year.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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16.9 inches of snow fell. Most people predicted more but a skilled few got it right.

The lightning-like electrical discharge was seen Wednesday night.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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Unless the forecast changes dramatically, this should easily be the nicest week of 2019 so far.

Easter Sunday ended up with more sunshine than forecast, which isn't such a bad thing.

  • Greg Porter
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Overall it’s not a bad Sunday to be out and about, despite the chance of a light shower or two this afternoon into evening.

  • Brian Jackson
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Can’t rule out a light shower on an otherwise comfortably cool late afternoon.

  • Brian Jackson
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The storm left behind downed trees, a smashed vehicle and a townhouse that had to be condemned.

Easter Sunday won't be a washout, but some raindrops are likely at some point during the day.

  • Greg Porter
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We should avoid any truly disruptive weather this holiday weekend.

The heavy rain, strong wind, and tornado risk has passed.

The upgrade puts Michael squarely in the list of powerful storms and one of only four Category 5s to hit the U.S. on record.

The stormiest conditions seem likely to focus on the afternoon through the evening.

  • A. Camden Walker
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The worst weather should hold off until later Friday.

Greenland’s summer melt season has already begun — more than a month ahead of schedule.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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Wed.

sunny_clear
60° /76°

Thu.

rain
53° /74°
Drop 40%

Fri.

rain
57° /72°
Drop 80%

Sat.

sunny_clear
51° /68°

Sun.

rain
53° /73°
Drop 30%

Mon.

partlycloudyday
52° /72°
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Washington, D.C., Snow Tracker

Current Snow Total
16.9"
Record Most Snow
(2009-10)
56.1"
Record Least Snow
(1997-98, 1972-73)
0.1"
Average Snow
15.4"
Last Winter's Snow Total
7.8"

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