• Today

    Aug 5

    87°Lo 60°

    Partly sunny and nice

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Thu

    Aug 6

    75°Lo 61°

    A shower and t-storm around

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      6 mph
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      7.5
    more
  • Fri

    Aug 7

    79°Lo 58°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Sat

    Aug 8

    83°Lo 60°

    Sunshine

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 9

    85°Lo 62°

    Mostly sunny

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 87° RealFeel® 91° Precipitation 9%

Day

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W

  • W 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Partly sunny and nice

  • Max UV Index: 7 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 10%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 60° RealFeel® 60° Precipitation 19%

Night

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E

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W

  • N 4 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Partly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 5

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  Today Normal Record 8/5/2014
High 87° 83° 97° (2002) 84°
Low 60° 63° 49° (2013) 59°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:19 AM with 14:02 of sunlight, then sets at 8:21 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 11:47 PM with 13:37 of moolight, then sets at 1:24 PM

Mount Jackson Weather Report

DC, Baltimore: Heat, Humidity to Take a Break This Week

August 5, 2015; 3:48 AM ET

Humidity and then heat will get swept out of the Washington, D.C., area during the remainder of this week. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Wed. Hair Frizz

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index