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The scene, while momentary and fleeting, resembled an oil painting.

  • Kevin Ambrose
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  • 1 hour ago
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Wed.

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Thu.

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Fri.

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Sat.

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Sun.

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Maria could strike Puerto Rico directly on Wednesday.

After Jose moves away, an impressive late-season high pressure dome moves into place and hangs around through the weekend

  • Matt Rogers
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  • 6 hours ago
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It's feeling rather tropical around here.

The launch was one of several activities for the public to learn about NOAA's weather and climate forecasting mission.

  • Justin Grieser
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  • 19 hours ago
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Enter Panasonic, the electronics company best known for making televisions.

On two days a year, the Washington Monument bisects the rising sun when viewed from the Netherlands Carillon. Saturday was one of those days.

  • Kevin Ambrose
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  • 1 day ago
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A summerlike pattern is firmly entrenched even as the calendar switches to fall later this week.

The Mid-Atlantic coast up through New England need to keep watching Jose closely.

  • Greg Porter
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  • 1 day ago
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Summer doesn't officially end until Friday, and it will certainly feel like summer for much of this week.

  • Greg Porter
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  • 1 day ago
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At a Glance

Tue.

partlycloudyday
-- /81°

Wed.

sunny_clear
66° /86°

Thu.

sunny_clear
66° /85°

Fri.

sunny_clear
65° /85°

Sat.

sunny_clear
66° /85°

Sun.

sunny_clear
66° /87°
National Airport
Dulles
BWI

Right Now

2017 Heat Tracker

40
90-degree days so far
Average Year-To-Date
36
Yearly Average
36
Record Most
67 (1980,2010)
Record Fewest
7 (1886,1905)
Last Year
58

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