Cold Weather Will Not Last the Week in DC

By , Expert Senior Meteorologist
November 13, 2013; 2:58 AM
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After experiencing a freeze, gusty winds and RealFeel® temperatures in the 20s at midweek, temperatures will rebound to seasonable levels later this week around Washington, D.C.

Many folks will be able to hang up the winter coat later in the week.

Temperatures are forecast to rebound into the 50s Thursday and Friday with at least partial sunshine and less wind. Nighttime low temperatures will swing above freezing.

By the weekend, afternoon temperatures should reach at least 60 degrees.

Despite the cold weather and even snowflakes flying around the area Tuesday, the next storm system will bring rain and not snow or ice.

Detailed Washington, D.C. Forecast
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The next chance of rain is over the weekend with Sunday the day most likely to be the wet.


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