Rain showers hit the D.C. area Tuesday, and a severe thunderstorm watch was in effect in parts of Maryland and Virginia.
Calvert, Charles and St. Mary's counties in Maryland and Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania and King George counties in Virginia were under a severe thunderstorm watch until 8 p.m., the National Weather Service said. Lightning, strong winds and hail are possible, NWS said. Go here to see all weather alerts.
Wednesday and Thursday will be blustery and chilly. Temperatures will mainly be in the 50s, with wind gusts up to 40 mph. Thursday morning will be chilly, with temperatures in the 30s. We will have plenty of sunshine in the days ahead and into the weekend.
Stay with Storm Team4 and NBC Washington for updates on the forecast.