Discussion:

A cold front over Virginia will drop south today and tonight. Cooler high pressure will follow the front and wedge south into the area from New England through Friday.

48-Hour Forecast:

Today: A slight chance of showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 1am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

Extended Forecast:

Precipitation Forecast Weather Map: