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Cool, rainy Sunday sets stage for week of showers, thunderstorms
14 May 2018, 04:02 | Darnell Patrick
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Friday will see a 60 percent chance of showers throughout the day with a high of 71 and a low of 59. Heavy rainfall totals may occur by the end of the week, with an increasing threat of at least localized flooding. Patchy fog after 3am. According to the National Weather Service, wind gusts of up to 60 miles per hour and hail are expected. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday: Showers likely. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Low around 50. Northeast wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
And on Saturday, expect a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms and a high near 77. With the clouds and occasional rain will also come an easterly onshore fetch of wind. Light and variable wind.
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 11:00 p.m. for northern Virginia as well as western Maryland. However, even though temperatures will bounce back into the mid 70s on Monday, then top out in the low 80s Tuesday, and well into the 70s Wednesday and Thursday, a corridor of moisture is always looming near. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
Thunderstorms are expected to develop in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. There is a 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Cloudy, with a low around 62.
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