D.C.-area forecast: Hot and humid through the weekend


A considerably subjective ranking of the day’s climate, on a scale of 0 to 10.

5/10: Today’s summery surge will give some the urge to discover a pool and submerge.

  • Today: Sunny morning, partly cloudy afternoon, average humidity. Highs: 86-90
  • Tonight: Partly cloudy, minimal breeze. Lows: 67-71
  • Tomorrow: Partly sunny, just a few late showers and storms attainable. Highs: 87-91

Summer isn’t going quietly however it’s not all that painful both, so I’ll tone down any griping. Temperatures and humidity creep slowly up through the weekend and we’ll most likely add to our rely of 90-degree days, nevertheless it shouldn’t be hotter than the low 90s. Amid this very heat and muggy air, the finest probability for a bathe or storm comes Friday afternoon or night.

Today (Thursday): Most of the morning is obvious however clouds are prone to pop up throughout the afternoon to provide a little bit shade. Breezes are minimal. Highs are primarily in the higher 80s with humidity a little bit larger than yesterday (dew factors in the mid-60s versus low 60s yesterday). Confidence: High

Tonight: Clouds proceed to scatter throughout the space however rain chances are high low. (The finest probability of scattered storm exercise is towards the mountains.) Winds from the south are very gentle and average humidity persists. Lows are primarily in the higher 60s to low 70s. Confidence: High

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Tomorrow (Friday): Another day of sunshine breezes as humidity edges barely larger (dew factors in the higher 60s). Skies are partly sunny however a entrance shifting through New England may give us simply sufficient of a nudge to set off just a few showers and storms late. Highs nonetheless climb to the higher 80s to low 90s. Confidence: Medium-High

Tomorrow night time: Those showers and storms may linger into the night however are prone to be spotty. Things calm down and filter in a single day. Lows stay in the higher 60s to low 70s. Confidence: Medium-High

Saturday and Sunday stay caught in the summer time doldrums. Humidity is reasonably excessive (dew factors close to 70) and breezes are missing. Sunshine is plentiful however afternoon clouds bubble up. An remoted bathe or storm isn’t out of the question both day, however most keep dry. Highs are in the higher 80s to low 90s with lows in the higher 60s to low 70s. Confidence: Medium-High

Partly sunny skies and pretty excessive humidity persist into Monday. Highs are primarily in the low 90s with simply an remoted late-day bathe or storm probability. Confidence: Medium-High

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