47°

Mostly Cloudy

Fri Sat Sun
It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 11:00 PM EDT on October 31, 2014
Partly Cloudy
57°/43°
It is forcast to be Rain Showers at 11:00 PM EDT on November 01, 2014
Rain Showers
52°/37°
It is forcast to be Clear at 10:00 PM EST on November 02, 2014
Clear
50°/34°

Storms could develop today

By Potomac Local August 16, 2010 8:03 am

Leave a Comment

Strong to severe thunderstorms could sweep across the region this afternoon, bringing with them potentially damaging winds.

The storm risk will be at its highest this afternoon into the evening hours as an area of low pressure moves across the region, according to the National Weather Service.

If storms do develop, they will be the latest round of severe summertime weather to batter the Washington area in recent weeks.

On Thursday, several tornado warnings were issued around the nation’s capital and heavy rains were blamed for closing Metro stations.

Temperatures today are expected to climb into the low 90s today and then fall to about 70 overnight, according to the weather service.

The thunderstorm risk continues into tomorrow afternoon and evening.

What is this?

Print Friendly