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D.C.-area forecast: High heat again as we speak, scattered storms late Thursday

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A considerably subjective ranking of the day’s climate, on a scale of 0 to 10.

3/10: Pretty a lot the identical midsummer heat as yesterday, with solely a slight probability of a cooling storm.

  • Today: Mostly sunny and sizzling, stray late-day storm? Highs: Low to mid-90s.
  • Tonight: Partly cloudy and heat, stray night storm? Lows: Upper 60s to mid-70s.
  • Tomorrow: Mostly to partially sunny, scattered p.m. storms. Highs: Near 90.

We made it solidly into the mid-90s throughout the DMV yesterday and will get there again as we speak. Even tomorrow might get to 90 or so, earlier than no less than a number of days with extra snug and seasonable highs nearer to 80. Those cooler temperatures will come courtesy of a chilly entrance that brings probability of scattered showers and storms tomorrow afternoon into night.

Today (Wednesday): No let up within the heat as we speak. We’re largely sunny and headed for afternoon highs within the low to mid-90s, with average humidity (dew factors within the mid-60s) making it really feel a few levels hotter. Light winds don’t assist the state of affairs. Only a slight probability of a late-day bathe or storm. Confidence: High

Tonight: Just that slight probability of an early-evening bathe or storm. Otherwise partly cloudy and heat with lows solely dipping to the higher 60s to mid-70s. Confidence: High

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Tomorrow (Thursday): Mostly sunny morning skies ought to see growing afternoon clouds as a chilly entrance approaches. Temperatures would possibly max out barely cooler, however ought to nonetheless get to close 90 as humidity stays within the average vary. Scattered showers and storms are possible late afternoon into the night with potential for damaging winds and remoted flooding. Confidence: Medium

Tomorrow evening: Scattered showers and storms stay possible in the course of the night, nonetheless with that potential for damaging winds and remoted flooding. Showers and storms ought to diminish in a single day with reducing humidity and lows within the 60s. Confidence: Medium

Can’t rule out a lingering bathe early Friday, however then growing sunshine and decrease humidity with cooler highs close to 80 to the low 80s. Mostly clear and refreshingly cooler Friday evening with lows within the 50s. Confidence: Medium

Looking like an ideal weekend! Skies needs to be partly to largely sunny with low humidity and highs close to 80. No rain anticipated as of now. Saturday evening lows drop again to the 50s. Confidence: Medium-High

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