D.C. Weather Forecast: Rain Tapering, Cool Down on the way

This Afternoon: Rain Ending, Skies slowly clearing

Highs: Slowly falling through the 50s | Wind: NW 10-15

Tonight: Partly Cloudy

Lows: Upper 30s | Wind: N 10

Wednesday: Mix of Sun and Clouds

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

A cold{ }is passing through the D.C. area late this morning and will move offshore later today.{ } The rain will taper off midday and cooler, blustery conditions will arrive.{ } It will be the start of cooler weather that will last the better part of the rest of the week. The rain was heavy in Northern Virginia this morning. Here's a look at some rainfall totals as of 10:30 this morning.{ }

Rainfall from last night through today

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{ } There is a chance of a few showers Wednesday afternoon, otherwise more stable weather with sunshine to end the week.{ } But, the weekend looking unsettled.

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