Heavy rain is falling across the D.C. region Thursday morning and is expected to stay in the area until the weekend. Showers began during the afternoon and evening Wednesday and pushed in the overnight hours. Heavy storms have covered the area so far this morning. As the storms continue to dump precipitation on the region - the possibility of flooding rises. Also, commuters should use caution and allow extra time during both the morning and evening drives.More
It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
Persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic into Friday, while rain will spread over the balance of the northeastern United States into the weekend.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.