Today Sunday): Showers and storms in the early morning should subside over much of the area after 8 a.m. or so. However, scattered showers or storms are still possible through the afternoon. And areas south of the Beltway, especially toward Fredericksburg and Southern Maryland, could experience a cluster of storms from late morning to early afternoon. Cloudy skies in the morning will be bright to slightly sunny this afternoon with highs of over 80 to nearly 90 and high humidity. Confidence: Average
Tonight: Any risk of an isolated storm should be done after 7 p.m. We will become less humid overnight with light winds from the northwest and lows near 70 to as low as 70 degrees. Confident: Tall
Monday tomorrow): It’s a good day to lounge by the pool, unless you have that job. If you spend a lot of time outside, stay hydrated and wear sunscreen! We had a lot of sunshine with highs in the low 90s. Humidity is moderate in mid-July, adding only a degree or two to the heat index. There is only a small chance of showers or storms in the late afternoon. Reliability: Medium-High
Tomorrow night: There is only a small chance of showers or storms late in the evening. On the other hand, part of the sky is mostly clear with lows near 70 to low 70. Reliability: Medium-High
much the same on Tuesday And Wednesday with partly sunny skies, high temperatures of above 80 to below 90 and moderate humidity. The possibility of showers or storms in the afternoon or evening of the day cannot be ruled out. Confidence: Average
For now, a similar pattern looks set to continue through the workweek, presumably with increased humidity.
Dan Stillman contributed to this forecast.