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Isolated p.m. shower today, but still nice

Only a small chance for an isolated shower or storm Thursday and Friday as well.

WASHINGTON — Nice Wednesday with an isolated shower possible. Warmer Thursday with an isolated shower possible but still pleasant and not humid.

Quick Forecast:
Wednesday: Partly cloudy and pleasant, p.m. isolated shower. High: 83.
Wednesday Night: Skies clearing. Cool. Low: 66.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High: 85.

Forecast Discussion:

Today is very nice, with partly cloudy skies and only a widely isolated shower possible in the afternoon. The best chance to get a shower or short-lived thunderstorm will be between 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Temperatures will still be comfortably cool, in the low to mid-80s.

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Wednesday afternoon futurecast

Thursday will be nice too, with temperatures just a degree or two warmer. Similar to Wednesday, there is only a very small chance for a scattered shower in the afternoon and evening, mainly west and southwest of metro Washington.

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Detailed Forecast:
Wednesday: Partly cloudy and pleasant, late afternoon isolated shower. Highs: 80-84. Winds: E 5-10.
Wednesday Night: Evening isolated showers. Skies clear overnight. Lows: 58 - 68. Winds: WNW 5.
Thursday: Mostly sunny skies. Highs: 82-86. Winds: W 5-10.

Long Range Forecast:

Warmer but seasonably average Friday with highs in the upper 80s. While an isolated shower or storm Friday afternoon can't be ruled out...the risk looks very low.

Scattered showers and storms will be possible both Saturday and Sunday as a low pressure system approaches our area.

Monday looks to be the wettest day of the next seven with off and on showers at times, but still not a washout.

Extended Outlook:
Friday: Mostly sunny and warmer, isolated p.m. shower or storm. Highs: 85 - 89.
Saturday:  Partly sunny, scattered showers and storms. Highs: 79 - 86.
Sunday: Partly sunny and warm, some p.m. showers and storms. Highs: 83-87.
Monday: Scattered storms, some heavy. Highs: low 80s.

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7 day forecast
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10 day temperature trend

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