D.C. Area Weather Forecast: a 50-50 Weekend coming up

Overnight: Cloudy, Showers over Southern Maryland, Patchy Fog Late

Lows: 42-47 | Rain: Ending East Ending Late

Saturday: Cloudy Early, Becoming Sunny and Mild Afternoon

Highs: Near 65 | Wind: S-SE 5-10 mph

Sunday:{ } Cloudy, Chilly, Chance Showers

Highs: 46-51 | Rain: 50% Chance

The latest batch of light rain is moving just east of DC.{ } Some spots in southern Maryland and Fredricksburg have had 1/2" of rain while only a few hundreds fell on DCA .{ }Our rain for the year almost 8" below average and look at the severe drought that continues across so much of the county.{ }

{ }Finally a change in this dry pattern with another weather front slowly moving through{ } Sunday that brings us the chance of our first significant rain in over amonth Sunday night into Mondayrain.{ } There may be a few showers during the Redskins game Sunday and it will be chilly so bundle up.{ } Some spots may get close to an inch of rain by Tuesday.{ } In the meantime a 50-50 weekend with sunshine Saturday afternoon and the clouds and cooler air back Sunday.