The cool, less humid air that moved into the Washington, D.C. area Tuesday will stick around into Saturday.
Most days will be sunny and warm, except Friday will feature highs only in the 70s.
Nighttime lows will generally be in the 50s and 60s. But, the outlying suburbs can get even cooler at night.
Some early-morning commuters from the northern and western suburbs along I-68, I-70 and I-83 may encounter patchy fog and slow travel.
The next chance of rain is not until Sunday, when a reinforcing cool front arrives from the northwest. A few spots may get a shower or thunderstorm on Sunday, but most of the time through Sunday will be rain-free for outdoor plans. Sunday will also be warmer and a tad more humid.
More cool air will settle in for the first part of next week.
An area of low pressure off the coast of Africa became Tropical Storm Fred early Sunday morning.
While Erika has weakened to a tropical rainstorm, Florida will still become the target of potentially flooding downpours this week.
A strong storm system moved into Washington on Saturday, delivering powerful winds that lead to widespread damage and power outages.
While powerful Hurricane Ignacio is expected to pass north of Hawaii early this week, the island chain will not be able to escape all of the impacts.
The 2015 US Open Tennis championships begin Aug.31 and heat and humidity will return for to the Big Apple for the tournament's first week.
As many as seven tropical cyclones were churning throughout the world this past week, while smoke from wildfires across the Pacific Northwest led to poor air quality across the region.
Three inches of snow fell in parts of the state; record lows were set in 31 northeastern U.S. cities and towns.
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Lightning sets numerous house and trailer fires. Firefighters could not keep up with all the fires that were burning.
Incredible "snow" hurricane whitened parts of the Catskills.