Cooler temperatures today, but dry with plenty of sunshine

Thursday: Mostly Sunny; Breezy & Cooler

Highs: Mid 60s | Wind: NW 15-20

Overnight: Increasing Clouds; Chilly

Highs: Upper 30s Suburbs – Low 40s City | Wind: N 5-10

Friday: Cloudy With PM Rain Developing

Highs: Low 50s | Wind: E 10-15

High clouds will mix with sunshine today as high pressure briefly slides into place. Temperatures while noticeably cooler and about 20 degrees cooler than yesterday will be just below average in the mid-60s.

Clouds will increase during the overnight however with brisk northerly winds in place temperatures will drop into the upper 30s in the suburbs and into the low 40s closer to the Beltway.

On Friday a warm front will begin to lift north through the region; however, due to onshore winds our temperatures will struggle to make it into the low 50s with rain developing during the afternoon hours.

Easter weekend doesn’t look to be a washout however a few showers may linger into early Saturday. Daytime highs will jump back into the low to mid 70s as we get back into the warm part of the this next system. Easter Sunday looks warmer still with high climbing to near 80 degrees under partly sunny skies. There is a chance though that by the afternoon and evening hours we may have a few shower or even storms to track for you.