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Mostly cloudy, possible showers Wednesday ahead of Zeta impact this week

Yellow Weather Alert Thursday - Friday a.m. for heavy rain and possible flooding. Prepare for heavy rain from Zeta Thursday into Friday morning

WASHINGTON — We can expect a milder Wednesday with a shower possible but some sunshine too.    

Quick Forecast:
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy and milder a shower possible. High: 73.
Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy and mild, isolated showers toi rain late. Low: 59.
Thursday: Cloudy, breezy and cooler with rain, heavy at times. High: 60.

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FORECAST DISCUSSION:
Wednesday will be mainly dry for the DMV. Highs on Wednesday will be milder with temps in the 60s to low 70s. The remnants of Tropical Storm Zeta will affect the DMV late Wednesday night, Thursday into Friday morning with locally heavy rains. Looking like anywhere from 1.5" to 4" of rain will fall from late Wednesday night into Friday morning. We have issued Yellow Weather Alerts Thursday through Friday morning.

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Detailed Forecast:
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy and mild, stary shower possible. Highs: 68 - 74. Winds: SW 5 - 10.
Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy and mild, isolated showers toi rain late. Low: 59. Winds: NE 5 - 10.
Thursday: Cloudy, breezy and cooler with rain, heavy at times. Highs: 56 - 62. NE 15 - 25+



Extended Forecast: 
Breezy and chilly Friday with rain ending and some partial afternoon clearing. Halloween will be chilly to cold with highs in the low 50s. Temps will fall quickly after sunset. Cool, but not as chilly Sunday under partly cloudy skies with a threat for a shower in the afternoon/evening.

Friday: Blustery, with early rain, afternoon clearing. Highs: 49 - 54.
Saturday (Halloween): Mostly sunny and chilly. Highs: 47 - 52
Sunday:  Sun gives way to p.ml clouds and a threat for a shower. Highs: 58 - 63.

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