• Get ready for wet, then cold weather

    Meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts spells out what you need to know about the weather through the weekend. Hint: Grab and umbrella and get ready to wear your winter coat.

  • D.C. region should prepare for a good soaking

    WASHINGTON — A good soaking of rain that is taking up much of the eastern third of the United States is marching toward the D.C. region, so get that rain gear ready. THE SET UP…

  • Rain splatters forecast through weekend

    WASHINGTON —Flooding on roadways and hundreds of power outages were reported in several areas Tuesday night as heavy rain moved through the D.C. region. At least four water rescues were reported in Loudoun County, Virginia. Officials…

  • D.C. region suffering through rain deficit

    WASHINGTON — Grassy lawns are turning to straw and trees are shedding their leaves early as the region’s dry spell continues. The D.C. region has been running up a short-term rainfall deficit of between two…

  • Rainy forecast ahead, expect blue skies for the weekend

    WASHINGTON — A tricky forecast is coming together as we head into the end of this workweek. Finally, we can say goodbye to 90-degree days Thursday as we will only top out in the upper…

  • Storms bring record rainfall to 2 DC-area airports

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Storms brought heavy rainfall to the Mid-Atlantic region, breaking records at two area airports. The National Weather Service reports that rainfall records were set Monday at Thurgood Marshall Baltimore-Washington International and Ronald…

  • DC area seeing freezing rain, will turn to drizzle in hours

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Residents of the Washington metropolitan region are seeing freezing rain, but it should turn to drizzle in the evening hours. National Weather Service meteorologist Jason Elliott says sleet and snow changed to…

  • A windy, rainy Wednesday will follow Tuesday’s humidity

    Rain will pound the D.C. area Wednesday, but some areas to the west should expect gusty winds ahead of the pending showers.

  • Heavy rain in forecast brings chance of flooding

    Rain should begin falling Wednesday evening and last through Thursday morning, possibly into the evening. Lauryn Ricketts has your full forecast.

  • BWI travelers arrive to find swamped cars

    The owner of one of the cars parked in a flooded lot at BWI arrived at the airport to find her vehicle moved, water in beverage cups and engines that wouldn\’t turn over after record rainfall deluged the area.

  • Baltimore rainfall highest since 1933

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Not since 1933 has Baltimore recorded a rainfall that matched Tuesday’s deluge. Meteorologist Jason Elliott with the National Weather Service said that the 6.3 inches recorded at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall…

  • Dozens of cars submerged at BWI long-term parking

    Dozens of cars parked in BWI\’s long-term lot were submerged in
    water on Tuesday after record flooding in the region.

  • After reprieve, time for rain and humidity

    Say \”goodbye\” to the San Diego-type weather.

  • Strong storms possible Monday afternoon

    ABC7 Meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts says most of the storm activity will take place during the afternoon commute.

  • Flash Flood Watches still in effect

    More rain is expected Thursday afternoon, bringing the threat of flash flooding with it.