If your travels this weekend take you south of Interstate 64 in Virginia and into North Carolina, you may want to reconsider, NBC Washington meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts says. This could be a historic storm for portions of Western North Carolina.
All the ingredients are in place for a potential snowstorm in our area for the Sunday/Monday time frame. It is looking likely that a good portion of the mid-Atlantic will be impacted, but the questions remain as to what locations will be hit.
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Storm Team 4 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts says she foresees “wind with a few showers,” starting perhaps late Wednesday night.
The area has dodged a very large bullet, in the form of high winds and a catastrophic deluge. That could change when the storm steers northeast early this week.
Rain, thunderstorms and local flash flood watches are in the forecast Saturday with many outdoor concerts and events on the schedule for the D.C. area.
Strong to severe storms closed out the weekend and there’s an unsettled, rainy forecast for the rest of the workweek.
In theory, it is spring in the D.C. area but the temperatures are making it feel a lot more like summer.
If you’re one of the many Americans traveling for Thanksgiving this week, you’re in luck, at least in terms of weather.
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With just under a week to go before the 2017 solar eclipse, meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts takes a look at how the weather could impact eclipse viewing in the D.C. area.
This week, there is some more dangerous heat breaking out over the D.C. region, starting Wednesday and continuing all through the weekend.
D.C. should stay dry during the parade and evening fireworks. At the beaches, expect sunshine and dry conditions, with a slight chance of some pop-up storms and showers.
Pools are finally opening, Memorial Day parades are underway and people in the WTOP listening area are making mad dashes to area beaches. Unfortunately, the temperatures will not be feeling very summerlike and there will be daily storm chances in the D.C. area.
For the second time this year, the allergy season has peaked — and it looks like the pollen is here to stay for the next few days. Storm Team4 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts has details about when allergy sufferers will get some relief.
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