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The good news is it won't rain all that much after this evening. Highs are in the 60s this weekend.

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It may be the closest-range photo ever taken of such a formation.

Much of the East Coast has a chance to catch the launch, weather permitting

High temperatures are generally in the 60s. Saturday may be a decent outdoor day in between rainier ones.

  • A. Camden Walker
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Cool and relatively calm conditions persist through tonight. An inch or more of rain could fall late Friday in heavier showers or storms.


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Highs in the 60s and lows in the 40s may hold off a mass cicada emergence for one to two more weeks

Residents may now have precious seconds to act before the shaking starts.

The United Kingdom saw its coldest average low temperature in April since 1922.

Today and Saturday are the best days for outdoor plans.

  • David Streit
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An unexpected twister also hit Virginia's Northern Neck.

Following another taste of summery weather, it'll feel more springlike through Thursday.

For the first time, 90 degrees is the norm in the heart of summer, while lows below 30 in winter are atypical.

The bizarre wavelike clouds look like something from another world.

We may have to wait until next week to see the insects arrive in great numbers.

It's the last in a multi-day severe-weather outbreak, but the threat will return this weekend.

The back and forth pattern continues with shower chances Friday, a pleasant Saturday, and then another chance of rain at some point on Sunday.

A cold front is coming. But first, more humidity and rain chances into Wednesday afternoon.

Intense wind gusts brought down trees and wires in the Shenandoah Valley.

Tornadoes struck near Dallas, Atlanta and even in the Mid-Atlantic on Monday. An elevated storm threat affects 90 million Americans on Tuesday.

Drawing from the latest decade of weather data, the new normals are a reflection of climate change.

It turns cooler Thursday with another chance of rain on Friday.

  • Matt Rogers
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Damage, collapsed structures reported in Jefferson County, W. Va. Damage also reported in Frederick County, Md.

A tornado watch is in effect in Dallas where, in addition to tornadoes, hail up to the size of softballs is possible.

A preliminary count of only 73 tornadoes occurred, less than half the normal number.

There was freezing weather at the beginning, but three days in the 80s near the end of a month capped by a raging wind storm.

  • Matt Rogers
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Fri.

-- /67°
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Sat.

rain
44° /61°
Drop 40%

Sun.

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45° /66°
Drop 40%

Mon.

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58° /72°
Drop 40%

Tue.

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48° /65°

Wed.

sunny_clear
45° /68°
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