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It should stay mostly dry through Saturday, although clearer skies are limited.

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This is a full moon that likes to linger low in the sky.

The fall equinox arrives Saturday evening at 9:54 p.m. Eastern.

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If it struck today, the damage would be unimaginable.

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After a few drier days, rain is back by Sunday. That risk lasts into next week.

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Just a slight chance of an errant raindrop.

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Conditions remain fairly pleasant as we end the work week.

Entire communities, including housing developments, shopping centers, farms, forests and roads, are engulfed by water.

Storm Bronagh is on the way in the wake of Storm Ali, and there might be more on its heels.

From Southern California to northern Maine, unusually warm nights have set this summer apart, piling up in record numbers.

Rain threats are minimal for the next two days.

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Temperatures drop quickly through the 70s,

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There's not much to worry about when it comes to our weather.

Just one year on the heels of Hurricane Harvey, this now infamous storm delivered a flood catastrophe across the Southeast with over 30 inches of rain in spots.

Wednesday is set to be the clearest, sunniest day the D.C. area has witnessed in about two weeks. That's a really long cloudy streak for September in the capital.

The powerful storm also generated a massive storm surge, just three days after assaulting the Philippines.

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We finally break free of the clouds today, and tomorrow looks quite nice too.

A nearly perfect evening at Audi Field.

The alert, which students received Monday evening, was prompted by information from AccuWeather, a private company that sometimes works with public bodies.

A cold front is delivering a breath of fresher air.

Spin from Florence's remnant vortex and an invasion of dry air from the west stoked a mini-tornado outbreak in Richmond, reminiscent of Ivan in 2004.

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At a Glance

Sat.

partlycloudyday
70° /76°

Sun.

rain
60° /66°
Drop 60%

Mon.

rain
59° /70°
Drop 50%

Tue.

rain
64° /79°
Drop 60%

Wed.

thunderstorms
68° /83°
Drop 50%

Thu.

rain
64° /75°
Drop 50%
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BWI

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2018 Heat Tracker

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Yearly Average
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Record Most
67 (1980,2010)
Record Fewest
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Last Year
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