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Washington DC weather for August 8: mostly sunny and mild

Brian's exclusive forecast for Washington DC:

This afternoon: Mostly sunny and mild with a high in the upper 70s to lower 80s.

Tonight: Mostly clear with a low in the upper 60s.

Saturday: Clouds and sun. Warm with a high in the lower 80s.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy with a scattered shower. The low will be in the upper 60s.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a few showers, especially south of town. The high will be in the upper 70s.

The extended outlook calls for clouds and sun on Monday and Tuesday with a chance of a shower. Lows will be in the upper 60s and the highs will be around 80. Mostly sunny on Wednesday with a low in the mid 60s and a high in the lower 80s.

Weather Summary

High pressure is influencing our weather today and providing plenty of sunshine along with mild temperatures for the first week of August. Readings this afternoon range from the upper 70s to lower 80s. Meanwhile, waves of low pressure will move along a stalled boundary to our south on Sunday and Monday. This will result in more cloudiness and a few rain showers, especially over southern Maryland and the lower Eastern Shore. A cold front will move through the region early next week, producing more showers and perhaps a thundershower on Tuesday into Wednesday. Mostly sunny conditions are expected by Thursday and Friday of next week.

Regional Weather Information

Baltimore average lows and highs

Washington average lows and highs

National Weather Service daily weather discussion

Baltimore/Washington National Weather Service

Chesapeake Bay marine forecast

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