Mild but muggy with rain throughout rest of the week for DC area

The risk of flooding has subsided in areas of D.C. and Prince George’s and Anne Arundel counties in Maryland, but there may still be some isolated showers and thunderstorms overnight across parts of the area. The rest of the week will see a shower or two. Here’s what you need to know.

The flood warning that had been issued in east central D.C., south central Anne Arundel County and east central Prince George’s County in Maryland was canceled early Tuesday night.

Earlier Tuesday, widely scattered thunderstorms brought between 1 to 1 1/2 inches of rain in the affected areas.

Rain is expected at times for the rest of the week, and it will stay mild and muggy, with lows in the 70s in the D.C. area.

Morning showers and some scattered downpours in the afternoon are expected Wednesday.

Thursday will be another humid day with rain and storms, especially later in the day.

Friday is looking cool and cloudy with some rain and lower humidity.


  • Wednesday: Chance of morning showers, scattered afternoon rain and storms. Mostly cloudy, humid and warm otherwise. Highs in the low to mid 80s.
  • Thursday: Chance of morning rain, afternoon rain at times, otherwise cloudy and muggy. Highs in the upper 70s to low 80s.
  • Friday: Rain at times, some heavy rain, otherwise cloudy, much cooler and a bit humid. Highs in the mid 60s to low 70s.
  • Saturday: Partly sunny and pleasant. Highs around 80 degrees.

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Abigail Constantino

Abigail Constantino started her journalism career writing for a local newspaper in Fairfax County, Virginia. She is a graduate of American University and The George Washington University.

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