Washington, D.C. Weather Forecast: Quick hit of damp and dreary

      This Afternoon:Cloudy with Showers and T-Storms at times Highs: Low 80s Rain: 80% Tonight:Evening Showers, then Clearing overnight Lows: Mid-Upper 60s Rain: 30% Friday:Mostly Sunny Highs: Mid 80s Wind: NW 10

      We woke up to some wet weather this morning with showers bringing about 1/4-1/3 of an inch of rainfall.{}

      Rainfall Totals as of 9a.m.

      {}It will be a cloudy day with a break in the wet weather midday.{}{}

      A Cloudy Look at Arlington, VA

      An approaching cold front will trigger more showers this afternoon along with some embedded thunderstorms.{} Heavy downpours will be possible.{} The cold front slides east tonight and skies will gradually clear by Friday morning.{} High pressure takes over to end the week with sunshine and highs in the mid 80s.{} Another weaker front arrives on Saturday.{} A few late day showers or thunderstorms will be possible, but the majority of the weekend will remain dry.{} Overall, we are starting August on a cool note.