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Storm Team4 Forecast: Warming Up in DC Area, Heat Wave Ahead

Here's the weather in the Washington, D.C., area today and for the days ahead

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Storm Team4 is tracking record warmth and high temps in the 90s for the end of the week and weekend.

Here Are 4 Things to Know About the Weather

  1. Warmer, nice today
  2. First 90s and heat wave of the year Friday to Sunday
  3. Record warmth Saturday
  4. Chance late-day storms Sunday

After some light rain overnight, today will start off with clouds. Clouds will give way to sunshine this morning with highs ten degrees warmer than yesterday and a breeze at times. We continue to warm tomorrow with highs in the low 90s and humid conditions. An isolated shower or storm is possible today and tomorrow, but most of the area will remain dry.

Saturday will feature record high temperatures in the mid-90s. I am forecasting a high of 96°, the record is 95°. It will be hot and humid again Sunday with the chance for late-day storms, some of which could be severe if they do materialize.

Today: Clouds to sun and warmer. Isolated shower

Highs: Low to Mid 80s

Tonight: Partly cloudy & pleasant

Lows: 60s

Friday: Mostly sunny, hot & humid with near-record warmth. Isolated storm

Highs: Low 90s

Saturday: Partly sunny, hot & humid with record warmth

Highs: Mid-90s

Sunday: Partly sunny, hot and humid. Chance late-day storms

Highs: Low 90s

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