D.C. Weather Forecast: Mild today, cooler tomorrow, warm weekend

This Evening: Partly Cloudy and Cooling

Temperatures: 50s to 40s | Wind: NE 3-5 m.p.h.

Tonight: Increasing Clouds, Chilly

Lows: 33-40 | Wind: E 3-5 m.p.h.

Friday: Mostly Cloudy, Showers Possible

Highs: Upper 40s to Low 50s | Wind: SE 4-8 m.p.h.

High pressure is hanging on to the region today but will be ushered out tonight as a weak low approaches the region from the west. Expect increasing clouds tonight with low temperatures in the 30s to near 40 degrees. Friday will feature more clouds and the chance for a few isolated showers. Highs will be slightly cooler in the upper 40s to low 50s.

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The weekend ahead will be just about perfect for January if you're a fan of warmer weather. Highs should reach the low to mid 60s on Saturday under partly cloudy skies. Warm air won't be joking around by Sunday, however, when highs will approach the 70 degree mark. Temperatures should hang in the 60s Monday before falling back to reality Tuesday through the remainder of next week when they dip back into the 40s.