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Tue.

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65° /82°
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Wed.

sunny_clear
62° /80°

Thu.

sunny_clear
58° /79°

Fri.

sunny_clear
58° /88°

Sat.

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Monday may start out with a few showers but sunshine should quickly take over.

  • Greg Porter
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Wild top-to-bottom temperature swings over 50 degrees and scorching sunshine intensify the challenge.

  • Tom Niziol
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Tomorrow and Tuesday continue warm with a few showers and storms here and there as a series of weak disturbances move thorough.

  • Brian Jackson
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Areas of patchy fog are likely to develop late tonight.

  • Greg Porter
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Here are tips for cleaning bug guts off hoods and windshields

  • Kevin Ambrose
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There weren’t any twisters rated more than a 2 on the 0-to-5 scale for tornado damage.

80s with moderate humidity is not too bad for summer. Storm chances return as soon as Sunday.

Once the rain ends, we see a good deal of sun in coming days. We need it to dry out.

It's the least amount of water present in the lake since the 1930s.

While more progress can be made, the Weather Service is on the right track in preparing the public for tornadoes.

  • Victor Gensini
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Central Virginia has been hardest hit, especially around Culpeper.

Showers and storms are common once more. Some could deliver localized flooding.

  • A. Camden Walker
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Flash flood watch through this evening, with warnings in some areas. More rain likely Friday.

Gusts over 70 mph are expected in the Dakotas.

Phoenix, Las Vegas and Salt Lake City face a long duration, punishing heat event.

More showers likely on Friday, as it turns cooler. We dry out and warm back up this evening.

Clouds thwarted many attempts at viewing, but millions still caught the show.

The eclipse may be visible in parts of the Mid-Atlantic, the Midwest and New England. In the D.C. area, prospects are iffy but not impossible.

There could be a few downpours this evening, too.

For some, it’s general dislike of insects. For others, it’s only the "apocalyptic" periodical cicadas that give them the creeps.

  • Melanie McCabe
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Towns, farms, and thoroughfares have already been flooded parts of the region. More rain is on the way.

Weeks to come are likely to offer greater frequency of large and dangerous fires. The factors are numerous.

  • Diana Leonard
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The heat, humidity, and cicada situation remains unchanged today, with another shot at scattered storms this afternoon into evening.

Many spots should stay dry. Humidity and temperatures are high.

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At a Glance

Mon.

partlycloudyday
-- /87°

Tue.

rain
65° /82°
Drop 30%

Wed.

sunny_clear
62° /80°

Thu.

sunny_clear
58° /79°

Fri.

sunny_clear
58° /88°

Sat.

thunderstorms
69° /91°
Drop 30%
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2021 Heat Tracker

7
90-degree days so far
Average Year-To-Date
5
Yearly Average
40
Record Most
67 (1980,2010)
Record Fewest
7 (1886,1905)
Last Year
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