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Today has the makings of a perfect spring day, but don't get used to it.

D.C. area radar and lightning loop

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Today in Weather History

>Mt. Washington snow, 1986: New Hampshire peak receives 7 feet of snow in 10 days and 90 inches for the month of April, setting record.