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The mild air sticks around through Tuesday, before a cold front brings a temporary end to our warmer weather.

  • Brian Jackson
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  • 4 hours ago
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partlycloudyday
-- /57°

Mon.

partlycloudyday
44° /62°

Tue.

rain
48° /63°
Drop 80%

Wed.

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37° /46°

Thu.

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29° /43°

Fri.

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25° /45°

Who can complain about springlike temperatures in January?

  • Greg Porter
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  • 16 hours ago
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This weekend is smooth sailing when it comes to weather. We could use some rain, though.

50s to potentially near 60 should seem almost warm!

A buoy out over the Astoria Canyon — a giant, underwater trench on the Pacific Ocean floor — reported a maximum wave height of 60 feet.

Roofs are gone, flights are canceled and at least one man was blown down the street with his bike.

  • John Hopewell
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  • 1 day ago
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"In all my years of photography, I've never seen anything like it,” the photographer said.

  • Kathryn Prociv
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  • 2 days ago
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A dry weekend may not end without some clouds, but skies generally stay bright

  • A. Camden Walker
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  • 2 days ago
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Temperatures that were close to average today rise even higher Friday.

Snow conditions have stayed remarkably good at Mid-Atlantic ski areas despite swings in temperatures.

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At a Glance

Sun.

partlycloudyday
-- /57°

Mon.

partlycloudyday
44° /62°

Tue.

rain
48° /63°
Drop 80%

Wed.

partlycloudyday
37° /46°

Thu.

sunny_clear
29° /43°

Fri.

sunny_clear
25° /45°
National Airport
Dulles
BWI

Right Now

Washington, D.C., Snow Tracker

Current Snow Total
3.1"
Record Most Snow
(2009-10)
56.1"
Record Least Snow
(1997-98, 1972-73)
0.1"
Last Winter's Snow Total
3.4"

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