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You may turn back for a jacket this morning, but it will be good practice. Cool nights rule this week.

D.C. area radar and lightning loop

Movement of precipitation, severe warnings and lightning strikes (alternative lightning map) over past two hours. Refresh page to update.
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Interactive weather map

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Today in Weather History

Tropical development, 2005: Tropical storm Wilma forms in the Caribbean. The next day Wilma reaches hurricane status before pressure drops 90 mb to an Atlantic record low of 882 mb the next day, Oct. 19.