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We're back to midsummer weather around here.

National Airport
Dulles
BWI

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At a Glance

Thu.

partlycloudyday
73° /93°

Fri.

thunderstorms
74° /92°
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Sat.

thunderstorms
74° /85°
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Sun.

thunderstorms
69° /82°
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Mon.

thunderstorms
68° /83°
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Tue.

thunderstorms
69° /85°
Drop 40%

To say nothing of the physics of surfing a wave this large, how does one get to be 80 feet tall?

They should fudge the forecast if they think it's going to be easier to communicate.

  • Bryan Norcross
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  • 9 hours ago
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At this time of year, the sound of summer cicadas drown out the noise of traffic and the beautiful views of water and trees seem far removed from the nearby urban sprawl.

  • Kevin Ambrose
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  • 11 hours ago
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It's not just warmer oceans — sea level rise, droughts and floods all play a role in worsening toxic algal blooms.

It has either been hot or wet this summer. Sometimes, both!

There's not much to complain about with the weather here.

Videos show the water crashing down behind a home and then, seemingly, disappearing.

Once we get through a couple more raindrops, it should be drier for a few days. Hotter, too.

On Saturday, the Peckman River reached its breaking point, and it unfortunately occurred right next to a Jeep Chrysler dealership.

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At a Glance

Thu.

partlycloudyday
73° /93°

Fri.

thunderstorms
74° /92°
Drop 50%

Sat.

thunderstorms
74° /85°
Drop 40%

Sun.

thunderstorms
69° /82°
Drop 40%

Mon.

thunderstorms
68° /83°
Drop 20%

Tue.

thunderstorms
69° /85°
Drop 40%
National Airport
Dulles
BWI

Right Now

2018 Heat Tracker

31
90-degree days so far
Average Year-To-Date
29
Yearly Average
36
Record Most
67 (1980,2010)
Record Fewest
7 (1886,1905)
Last Year
43

D.C. Area Almanac

 
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