D.C. Weather Forecast: Touch of Spring starts fading

This Afternoon: Mostly Cloudy and Mild

Highs: Upper 50s | Wind: S 10-15

Tonight: Clouds with Showers late

Lows: Around 50 | Wind: S 10

Tuesday: Morning rain, decreasing clouds P.M.

Highs: Around 60 | Wind: Becoming Northwest PM

After a wonderfully warm weekend, the 60s will be fading fast.{ } The cloud cover today won't stop mild temperatures, but it won't be as good as Saturday and Sunday.{ } A cold front is approaching from the Great Lakes and ushering in a mild southerly breeze.{ }{ }

South Winds bring in Warm Air

That will bring our temperatures above the average high of 54.{ }The showers should hold off until this evening, and then it will just be spotty and light in Northern Virginia and Western Maryland.{ } The main rain will arrive overnight and Tuesday morning.{ } A good 1/4'1/2" can be expected. Keep this in mind for the morning commute.{ } Behind the front, it will become windy and cool again.{ } Temps will drop back into the mid 40s for highs on Thursday.{ }

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