Rain showers drenched the D.C. region and further delayed the Nationals' Opening Day game on Thursday.
Rain was beginning to move out of the region by about 6:45 p.m., but lingering showers led the Nationals to delay the game against the New York Mets to start at 8:20 p.m.
If you're going to the game or have plans this evening, keep an umbrella handy and wear some extra layers as temperatures are in the low 50s, Storm Team4 said.
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D.C. had 1.9 inches of rain over the last two days and another half-inch was likely Thursday.
The Nationals continue their series at home on Friday, Saturday and Sunday — and the weather will be better for those games.
On Friday, there’s a 40% chance of passing showers. With some sunshine and a southwest wind, temperatures should be able to reach 60°.
The good news is that the weekend will be dry — but it will also be cool.
Saturday will be mostly dry but some passing midday showers are possible. Expect highs nearing 60°.
Sunday will be mostly to partly sunny with highs in the upper 50s.
Storm Team4 is tracking a warming trend for next week. Highs could reach 66° on Monday and the mid-70s on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.