Timing Today’s Thunderstorms


The latest high resolution rapid refresh (HRRR, image above courtesy TropicalTidbits.com) shows thunderstorms approaching the Washington Metropolitan Region between 3 and 7PM.

The main threat with the storms will be gusty winds and small hail. 

Monday through Wednesday will feature spectacular weather with high temperatures holding into the lower to middle 80s (low humidity) and a north to northwesterly breeze.

Morning lows may fall into the upper 50s in the suburbs with DC getting down into the mid to upper 60s! Enjoy. 

This Afternoon will Feature Quick moving Thunderstorms with Heavy Rain and Gusty Winds


The image above (courtesy TropicalTidbits.com) shows the latest North American Model’s (NAM) “Future Cast Radar” between the hours of 1 and 6 this afternoon/early evening. 

The primary threat with these storms will be heavy rain, cloud to ground lightning and gusty winds.

Sunday will be the best day of the weekend with highs in the middle to upper 80s and lower humidity than today.