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Sunny to start the week but showers are on the way!

Have the umbrella handy this week!

WASHINGTON — Seasonal to start the work week. Keep the umbrella close as there is a good amount of wet weather in the forecast!

Quick Forecast:
Sunday Night: Clear and cold. Low: 31.
Monday: Partly sunny and pleasant. High: 50.
Monday Night: Clouds slowly increase. Low: 43.
Tuesday: Scattered showers for most of the day. High: 52.

Weather Story:

Monday will be clear and sunny. Sunglasses and puffy coats are all must as you walk out the door in the morning. Temps will start off in the low 30s and will warm into the low 50s. Soak up the sun while you can because rain is on the way!

By Tuesday widespread cloud cover and scattered showers move in. This rain is forecast to stick around all week long. Have the umbrella on hand! Even with the rain, temperatures will remain in the 50s and 60s.

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Detailed Forecast:
Sunday Night: Mostly clear and colder. Lows: 22 – 31. Winds: Light.
Monday: Partly cloudy and seasonable. Highs: 48 – 52. Winds: SSE 5 – 10.
Monday Night: Cloud cover will increase as showers head out way. Lows: 38 - 43. Winds: S 5 - 10.
Tuesday: Cloudy skies and off and on showers all day. Highs: 47 - 52. Winds: S 5 - 10.

Long Range Forecast:

We're watching several rain chances this week. There is still quite a bit of uncertainty around the specific timing of rain and showers, so be sure to check back regularly as we fine tune the forecast. Showers are likely on Tuesday, with just a stray shower chance for Wednesday. Temperatures will be warm, too! Showers are also likely Thursday into early Friday. Have the umbrella handy all week! 

Extended Outlook: 
Tuesday: Rain and showers. Highs: 51–55.
Wednesday: Mainly cloudy, warm. A stray shower. Highs: 60–64.
Thursday: Cloudy, chance of showers. Highs: 53–57.
Friday: Scattered showers. High: 50–54.
Saturday: Finally back to the sunshine! Highs: 43 - 48.

Credit: ML
Credit: ML

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