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Strong thunderstorms are expected to move through the region Wednesday night. ABC7 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts breaks down what you can expect.
No matter the beach or the destination, ABC7 meteorologist Lauryn Rickets has your Memorial Day weekend forecast.
Wednesday's deluge sent more than 6 inches of rain in some areas and broke records at the region's airports.
The D.C. area is no stranger to intense, heavy rain. So how does Wednesday's rain and flooding compare to tropical storms, which are common events in the summer and early fall?
ABC7 Meteorologist Lauryn Rickets says flash flooding is likely Tuesday night as the rain intensifies. And those rain clouds won't break until later in the week.
Hopefully everybody enjoyed the weekend because rain is a'coming and it's here to stay - at least through the first part of Thursday.
Despite daytime highs in the upper 40s Wednesday, there is also a freeze watch for Wednesday night into Thursday for much of the listening area.
Temperatures will plummet Tuesday bringing the chance for freeze warnings and the day's rain showers could turn to snow late Tuesday.
As the National Weather Service put it, "Cut-off lows are notorious for bringing rapidly changing weather conditions and thus forecasting for these systems is complex...."
A trace to 1 inch of snow is expected Tuesday morning and could include a rain/snow mix and last through the day.
Hi: 86 °F | Lo: 66 °F