A potent storm affecting the middle of the nation at midweek will bring gusty winds, warm air and passing showers to Washington, D.C. on Friday.
The bulk of the rain from the storm will pass by to the north and west of the city.
Temperatures will start the day in the 60s, but will rebound into the 70s during the afternoon.
However, winds can be strong enough at times Friday to cause travel delays.
Gusts could top 40 mph causing fallen leaves to scatter and trash cans to tip over.
Some wind-related flight delays are possible as well.
The weather will turn progressively cooler over the weekend. In fact, by Sunday it will feel blustery and chilly with RealFeel® temperatures in the 40s, despite some sunshine.
Parts of northern New England and upstate New York will receive a little accumulating snow Saturday night into Sunday.
Assisted by a southward shift in the polar vortex, temperatures plummeted to their lowest levels in decades in some locations of the Northeast at the start of Valentine's Day.
Enough snow and ice will occur to snarl travel, disrupt daily routines and cause sporadic power outages in a large part of the eastern United States spanning Presidents Day into Tuesday.
A storm will track across portions of the midwestern United States into Sunday night bringing a batch of snow and ice.
Voters heading out to the polls on Saturday, Feb. 20, can expect mild weather and dry conditions for the next step in the 2016 Presidential Election.
Heavy rain will raise the risk of flooding and bring another dose of travel disruptions across more than a dozen states from the lower Mississippi Valley on Presidents Day to the East Coast on Tuesday.
Winter's frigid air can bring with it possible plumbing problems, including frozen pipes.
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