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    DC: Drenching Rain to Precede Sunny Weekend

    By By Alex Sosnowski, senior meteorologist.
    June 05, 2014, 1:22:00 AM EDT

    A system delivering severe weather over the Central states at midweek will bring rain and thunderstorms Wednesday night into Thursday around Washington, D.C.

    The rain will follow a break of dry weather on Wednesday.

    AccuWeather.com MinuteCast™ has the minute-by-minute forecast for your exact location when showers and thunderstorms threaten. Type your city name, select MinuteCast™, and input your street address. On mobile, you can also use your GPS location.

    The rain overnight Wednesday into early Thursday has the potential to be heavy and disruptive, while severe weather is likely to swing well to the south of the region.


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    In the wake of the rain into early Thursday, the stretch of days from Friday through Sunday will bring at least partial sunshine and a warming trend. High temperatures will range upward through the 80s.

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    The weather during much of this weekend will offer great opportunities to be outdoors.

    Thunderstorms may move in from the west Sunday evening.

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