Washington, D.C Weather Forecast: A lot of Fizzle and little Sizzle on the Drizzle

      This Afternoon: Mostly Cloudy

      Highs: Upper 60s | Wind: ESE 5-10

      Tonight: Mostly Cloudy

      Lows: Low 50s | Wind: SE 5

      Tuesday: Partly Sunny

      Highs: Mid 70s | Wind: S 10

      A weak area of low pressure came close enough to bring some light rain/drizzle to the area this morning, but the bulk of the steady rain stayed to the Southwest of the metro.{} It basically fell apart on top of us.{}Here's a look at the measurable rain in the past 24 hours.{}

      Rainfall as of 9:30a.m.

      {}{}{}A few light showers and/or sprinkles will be possible through the early afternoon hours, but mostly cloudy skies can be expected for the majority of us through the day today.{} Pleasant temperatutes can be expected despite some cloudiness. Highs in the upper 60s today.{} This week overall will be more active with several chances of rain.{} No "big" systems expected until late Friday and into Saturday when a strong cold front brings showers and thunderstorms and a big cool down.{} The rest of the week will feature "chances" for rain, but not much more impressive than today.{}