D.C. Weather Forecast: Warmer weekend ahead

      This Afternoon:Partly sunny to mostly cloudy, comfortable Highs: Upper 50s to around 60 degrees Wind: S 5 mph Tonight:Mostly cloudy with showers possible Lows: Low to mid 40s Wind: SE 5 mph Saturday:Partly sunny Highs: Around 60 degrees Wind: SE 5-10 mph


      The warming weather trend will take us right on into the weekend.{} Later tonight a weak disturbance will move in from the west bringing a chance for showers, but{}the good news is the rain should be out of here by dawn tomorrow morning.{} The rest of the weekend looks fairly pleasant.{} Skies will be partly sunny through the day tomorrow with highs in the upper 50s to around 60 degrees.{} There could be some patchy fog Sunday morning, but otherwise a mostly cloudy day.{} Another front will approach from the west and could bring some rain late Sunday, but the majority of the rain will hold off until overnight Sunday and into Monday.{} Behind the cold front, highs will drop back into the low to mid 40s for the middle of next week.{}

      Wondering what this winter will be like?{} Tonight on ABC 7 News at 11, Doug Hill will present his outlook for winter temperatures and snowfall.{} This year,{}Doug's doing something a little different and{}looking to nature and our{}furry friends, who according to folklore, might have some clue to what is coming.