D.C. Weather Forecast: Cloudy and chilly tonight, sunny Thursday

Tonight: Skies clearing late, chilly

Lows: 20s to Mid 30s | Wind: N 4-8 m.p.h.

Thursday: Sunny and Seasonal

Highs: Upper 40s | Wind: N 5-10 m.p.h.

Friday: Sunny and Pleasant

Highs: Low 50s | Wind: Light

High pressure will continue to strengthen over the mid-Atlantic states and in the process deliver clear and cold conditions later tonight. The next couple of days look nothing short of spectacular. Sunny skies are forecast tomorrow and Friday with highs in the upper 40s to lower 50s.

Related: The sunset is becoming later once again

On Saturday, as high pressure moves off shore, slightly warmer temperatures will develop along with an increase in cloudiness. On Sunday, a warm front and low pressure system will impact our area with cloudy skies and a chance of rain. Right now it appears the frontal boundary may hang around through Monday and thereby continue the chance of rain

Related: Don't miss the 2012 Geminid Meteor Shower, it starts tonight!