D.C. Weather Forecast: December brief return

      Overnight: Cloudy and Mild, Chance light showers late

      Lows: 48-53 | Rain: 40% Chance Late

      Wednesday: Becoming Sunny, Breezy and Cooler

      Temperatures: 55 Noon to hi 40s by evening | Wind: NW 15-20 by afternoon

      Thursday: Mostly Sunny and Chilly

      Temperatures: Near 30 morning Near 45 PM | Wind: N-NE 5-10 mph

      Today was even milder than yesterday, with a high of 72 but no record today here.{}Look where it was a record today{}{}

      Often this time of year the Lake Effect Snow is beginning and not temperatures of 70


      The cold front now moving across West Virginia and {}will sweep across the area late tonight with only a chance of a few{}light showers and then bring in some gusty winds and a return of the 50s by Wednesday afternoon.{} We have only had 0.6" of rain since late October and are now almost{}8" below average for the year.{}{}Mild air will be right back over us for the weekend.{} The next chance for some much needed rain (rain for the year now close to 8" below average) will come Monday.{} Still no sign of our first snow snow lovers.