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Colder air arrives by Tuesday with the chance of a light wintry mix on Tuesday and again on Thursday.

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Sunday starts dry, but showers will overspread the region by the late afternoon.

  • Greg Porter
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Both days are on the mild side for late January. Today is quite nice, overall.

After a seasonable night, daytime temperatures should make the 50s both days this weekend.

There will be several opportunities for snow, sleet or freezing rain over the central and possibly eastern United States.


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A stray raindrop or snow pellet is possible today. Mainly dry through Sunday afternoon.

  • A. Camden Walker
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Lows are in the upper 20s and lower 30s tonight. It'll feel more like January as we close out the work week.

The city is closing in on its latest first snowfall, joining cities in the Northeast.

Highs over the weekend are near 50.

  • David Streit
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There's also some drizzle and fog to deal with until the front passes. Winds turn gusty for Thursday.

Rain today could briefly mix with a spotty snowflake or sleet pellet north and west of D.C. at the onset.

Temperatures are largely above freezing as precipitation falls and it's all rain by midday. Greater concern for the mountains west and places well north.

Brief wintry mix possible north and west early Wednesday. Final weekend of January looking warmer and mostly dry.

  • Matt Rogers
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It's been about a week since the last freeze in Washington. We should see one tonight.

Heavy snow is expected from New Mexico to Ohio.

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After some early showers, today is rather blustery.

Tonight, expect rain coverage area and intensity to potentially increase a bit.

  • A. Camden Walker
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Next storm system set to arrive early Wednesday.

  • Molly Robey
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This is probably the outdoor day of the weekend. There could be a little wintry mix to start on Sunday, but it's inconsequential if so.

It'll be feeling more like January through the weekend. Some wintry mix is possible Sunday.

After a night of snow in western and central New England, two more storms are on the way

With the private sector getting more into weather prediction, the best forecasts might be just for those who can pay for it.

It'll feel like January ahead. Sunday afternoon is the next main rain chance outside of a stray sprinkle today.

  • A. Camden Walker
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Clouds helped keep temperatures closer to typical for the time of year, a rarity this month. Winds will crank on Friday.

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