D.C. Weather Forecast: Sunshine and a breezy afternoon

      This Afternoon: Partly Sunny Skies

      Highs: Upper 50s | Wind: NW 10-20

      Tonight: Mostly Clear

      Lows: Upper 20s-Low 30s | Wind: W 5-10

      Wednesday: Mostly Sunny

      Highs: Low to Mid 50s | Wind: SW 5-10

      A cold front will be to our east this afternoon and winds will pick up behind it.{} After a gloomy early morning, the sun is coming out this afternoon.{} Despite the passage, temperatures aren't much cooler behind the front and highs tomorrow will be in the mid 50s with plenty of sunshine.{} The real changes begin on Thursday. There is a major winter storm in the West today that will move through the Colorado Rockies, into the Midwest tomorrow and arrive on our doorstep Thursday.{} It will be a rainmaker for D.C. Thursday afternoon with much cooler temperatures to end the week in the low to mid 40s.{} For the latest on the timing of that storm and the 7-day, join me on ABC7 News at Noon, or watch online at{}{}