D.C. Weather Forecast: White Start, Wet End

This Afternoon: Cloudy with Rain Late

Highs: Low 40s | Wind: E 10

Tonight: Cloudy with Rain

Lows: Around 40 | Wind: NW 5

Tuesday: Morning showers, then decreasing clouds and windy

Highs: Low to Mid 50s | Wind: W 10-20+

Check the calendar, yep it's mid March.{ } Plants are blooming and snow covered them up in parts of the metro overnight and early this morning. 3" in Reva, VA about 2" in Winchester, VA and about 1/2" in Fredericksburg.{ } Thanks to Dave Rowan in Stafford, VA for the gorgeous photo that sums it up.{ }{ }

Spring Snow

The snow is pretty much over for the metro.{ } We will have a nice break with cloudy conditions for the late morning and early afternoon hours.{ } The precipitation will return later this afternoon and evening, but it will be of the liquid variety.{ } The mountain tops out west may experience some snow and freezing rain, but the valleys, just rain.{ } The rain will continue tonight and become spotty for Tuesday morning.{ } it will all end when the cold front passes Tuesday morning, and then it will start to clear out with a brighter, but breezy Tuesday afternoon.{ } Temperatures will be cool all week.{ } Average high is 57.{ } We will be in the mid 40s to low 50s all week.

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