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The payoff is that we should start to dry out by next weekend.

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At a Glance

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Wed.

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70° /85°
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Thu.

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Sat.

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The steady light rain is likely to have ended, but some drizzle is likely and perhaps some light showers.

The first few days of autumn are going to be quite wet and cool.

  • Greg Porter
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  • 17 hours ago
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Today won’t exactly be the ideal first full day of fall many of us were hoping for, as outdoor plans take a hit.

  • Rick Grow
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  • 1 day ago
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Bring a poncho to this one.

  • Rick Grow
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  • 1 day ago
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Steady rain in the morning may lighten to showers or drizzle during the afternoon, but by then the damage may have already been done.

  • Rick Grow
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  • 1 day ago
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Tomorrow will not be the best day for outdoor activities.

  • Greg Porter
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  • 1 day ago
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If you've got outdoor things to do, today is your day.

There's not much to worry about here.

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

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.

  • Justin Grieser
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  • 2 days ago
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If it struck today, the damage would be unimaginable.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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  • 3 days ago
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After a few drier days, rain is back by Sunday. That risk lasts into next week.

  • A. Camden Walker
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  • 3 days ago
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Just a slight chance of an errant raindrop.

  • A. Camden Walker
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  • 3 days ago
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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.

  • David Streit
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  • 4 days ago
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Temperatures drop quickly through the 70s,

  • David Streit
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  • 4 days ago
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At a Glance

Mon.

rain
-- /68°
Drop 90%

Tue.

rain
63° /79°
Drop 60%

Wed.

rain
70° /85°
Drop 80%

Thu.

rain
63° /71°
Drop 50%

Fri.

rain
62° /76°
Drop 20%

Sat.

sunny_clear
59° /76°
National Airport
Dulles
BWI

Right Now

2018 Heat Tracker

44
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
43

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