The Washington Post

Despite a weak cold front passing through, more 80s are on tap tomorrow.

D.C. area radar and lightning loop

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D.C. Area Almanac

 
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Today in Weather History

Tornado, 2002: F4 tornado strikes La Plata, MD and kills 5 in Charles and Calvert counties. Tornado damage path 40 miles, 800 homes/businesses destroyed or damaged. $125 million in damage.