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Warm Thursday then hot Friday. Here's the forecast

Serious heat builds Sunday into next week.

WASHINGTON — A comfortably warm Thursday will turn into a hot Friday with some serious heat by the end of the weekend.  

Quick Forecast:
Thursday: Mostly sunny, much and warmer, not humid. High: 88.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy. Low: 70.
Friday: Mostly sunny and hot. High: 91.

Forecast Discussion:

For Thursday, the forecast is much warmer but still not humid. High temperatures will rise well into the 80s, close to 90 degrees in the District. A few clouds will drift through our skies this evening and overnight. Expect a warmer night for the DMV compared to the last few nights.

Hotter weather is forecast for Friday, however the humidity levels remain low. High temperatures will rise to the upper 80s and lower 90s.

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Detailed Forecast:

Thursday: Partly to mostly sunny, warmer but not humid. Highs: 84 - 88. Winds: N 5-10.
Friday: Partly cloudy and hot. Highs: 87 - 92. Winds: SSW - 10.

Extended Forecast:
It'll be almost hot Friday and dry. Highs will be in the upper 80s Thursday and around 90 degrees Friday. The humidity increases Friday through the weekend. Right now, Friday night outdoor plans are safe.

Saturday: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Isolated thunderstorms. Highs: 83-87.
Sunday: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Highs: 88-92.
Monday: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Highs: 90 - 95.
Tuesday: Partly cloudy and hot. Highs: low to mid-90s.

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