Off To Birmingham Today To Eat Some True Southern Comfort Food at the Cheesecake Factory

Looks like a chance of wet weather sticks around throughout much of the week this week, starting off with a few spotty showers over the next couple of days before starting to pick up on Wednesday as a disturbance approaches the region. Temperatures will be enjoyable though as highs in the 60s and 70s occur in western PA. Lows in the 50s and 60s will occur. The DC Region will hold in the 70s and low 80s over the next three days while lows in the 60s hold steady. Cooler temperatures will filter in by early next week. Hope you all have a fantastic day even though it’s Monday! Take care!
 
Current (~6:30-7am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 59
  • Franklin, PA: 54
  • New Castle, PA: 57
  • Butler, PA: 55
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 56
  • Uniontown, PA: 61
  • State College, PA: 54
  • Frederick, MD: 57
  • BWI Airport, MD: 59
  • DC (KDCA):  63

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Rain could be heavy at times on Wednesday.

  • Today: Chance of showers.  Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s
  • Tuesday: Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers late. Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s
  • Wednesday: Rain. Could be heavy at times. Highs: Upper 60s to Low 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s

DC Region:

Main threat: Rain could be heavy at times late Wednesday.

  • Today: Chance of showers. Highs: Upper 60s/Low 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s
  • Tuesday: Foggy morning. Mostly cloudy. Chance of drizzle. Highs: Upper 70s/Low 80s Overnight Lows: Mid 60s
  • Wednesday: Rain moves in later in the day. Chance of rumblers. Picks up overnight. Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s/Low 60s

Good News: Temperatures stay above normal.

Bad News: Dreary for much of this week. Cooler next week.

Soggy Bottom Boys

Wet weather looks to move into southern PA and the DC Region today as a a frontal system sits to the south over the next couple of days.  Steady rains are expected over the next couple days before conditions dry out on Sunday. Highs will reach into the mid to upper 50s in western PA today and tomorrow before upper 50s to low 60s settle in on Sunday. Lows in the upper 30s to low 40s tonight will fall into the 30s on Saturday night before 40s return on Sunday night. Highs in the DC Region will peak in the mid to upper 60s today before dipping into the low 60s during the weekend. Lows in the low to mid 50s are expected. Hope you have a relaxing weekend! Stay dry!   
 
Current (~6:30-7am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 41
  • Franklin, PA: 36
  • New Castle, PA: 42
  • Butler, PA: 45
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 46
  • Uniontown, PA: 48
  • State College, PA: 43
  • Frederick, MD: 57
  • BWI Airport, MD: 58
  • DC (KDCA):  63

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Southern PA rain today and tomorrow. Northern PA nothing.

  • Today: Chance of showers, mainly in southern PA.  Highs: NW PA should stay dry but partly sunny. Mid to Upper 50s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s
  • Saturday: Rain likely in southern PA. NW PA sees partly cloudy skies. Highs: Mid to Upper 50s Overnight Lows: 30s
  • Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs: Upper 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s

DC Region:

Main threat: Rain today and tomorrow. Could be heavy at times.

  • Today: Rain likely. Highs: Mid to Upper 60s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s
  • Saturday: Rain likely. Highs: Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low 50s
  • Sunday: Mostly sunny.  Highs: Low 60s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s

Good News: Warmer early next week.

Bad News: Soggy next couple days.

“Damn You People! Go Back to Your Shanties!”

Looks like another dry day in the books today before the rain moves into southern PA and the DC Region tomorrow and early Saturday. Conditions should dry out by Saturday afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s today in western PA will dip into the mid 50s on Friday before low to mid 50s settle in on Saturday. Lows in the low to mid 40s are expected the next couple nights before dropping into the upper 30s to low 40s on Saturday night. The DC Region will sit in the low to mid 70s today before low to mid 60s move in on Friday and Saturday. Lows in the low to mid 50s are expected. It’s Thursday, which means we’re almost to the weekend. Have a great day folks!
 
Current (~6-6:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 49
  • Franklin, PA: 43
  • New Castle, PA: 44
  • Butler, PA: 43
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 46
  • Uniontown, PA: 38
  • State College, PA: 43
  • Frederick, MD: 46
  • BWI Airport, MD: 48
  • DC (KDCA):  61

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Chance of rain Friday and early Saturday, especially in SW PA.

  • Today: Increasing clouds. Highs: Upper 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s
  • Friday: Chance of showers, especially across the southern PA. Highs: Mid 50s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s
  • Saturday: Chance of showers lingers early, especially across the southern PA. Decreasing clouds into the night. Highs: Low to Mid 50s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s

DC Region:

Main threat: Good chance of rain Friday and early Saturday.

  • Today: Increasing clouds.  Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid 50s
  • Friday: Rain likely, especially to the north of downtown. Highs: Low to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s
  • Saturday: Rain likely early. Dries out by the afternoon. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s

Good News: Brief warm up early next week. NW PA could stay mainly dry through the weekend.

Bad News: Rainy Friday and early Saturday across southern PA and in the DC Region.

Blood Moon. Sounds Like a British Dish.

A nice morning in the DC Region to view the lunar eclipse as clouds move out for the day. Clouds in northwest PA are obscuring the view so far this morning as these clouds linger throughout the day. Southwest PA is seeing clear enough skies for viewing. Clouds will increase throughout the day in the DC Region tomorrow while partly cloudy skies sit across western PA. A chance of rain will move into the region on Friday, mainly in southern PA and the DC Region. Looks like the risk of rain will continue in these areas through the weekend. Northern PA could see a slight risk of showers on Friday while the weekend could stay mostly dry. Highs will hold in the upper 50s to mid 60s the next couple days in western PA before mid 50s to low 60s settle in on Friday. Lows will drop into the 40s the next 3 nights, with potential for upper 30s in parts of NW PA. The DC Region will see mid to upper 70s today before low 70s move in on Thursday and mid to upper 60s track in on Friday. Lows in the 50s will hold steady. It’s hump day. Get over it. Have a great one!
 
Current (~6-6:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 53
  • Franklin, PA: 48
  • New Castle, PA: 50
  • Butler, PA: 48
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 52
  • Uniontown, PA: 52
  • State College, PA: 52
  • Frederick, MD: 57
  • BWI Airport, MD: 56
  • DC (KDCA):  60

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Winds go woosh today. Chance of rain Friday.

  • Today: Partly sunny. Windy. Highs: Upper 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 30s/Low 40s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy.  Highs: Mid 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s
  • Friday: Chance of showers, especially across the southern PA. Highs: Mid 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s

DC Region:

Main threat: Winds go woosh today. Chance of rain Friday.

  • Today: Mostly sunny. Breezy. Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s
  • Thursday: Increasing clouds.  Highs: Low 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s
  • Friday: Chance of showers. Highs: Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s

Good News: Dry weather the next couple days. Warmer temperatures return next week as 60s and 70s move into western PA. 70s in the DC Region.

Bad News: Chance of rain for southern PA and the DC Region through the weekend.

Rain Today. Drying Out a Bit Tomorrow and Thursday.

A chance of showers will linger throughout the day and into the overnight hours before conditions start to dry out by tomorrow afternoon. Thursday will continue to look at dry conditions as partly cloudy to mostly sunny skies occur in the region. Highs will reach into the 60s today in western PA before dropping into the upper 50s to mid 60s tomorrow. Mid 50s to low 60s will settle in by Thursday. Lows in the upper 40s and low 50s tonight will drop into the low to mid 40s Wednesday and Thursday night. Highs in the DC Region will hold in the mid to upper 70s the next couple days before dipping into the upper 60s to low 70s on Thursday. Lows in the 50s are expected overall. Hope you all have a great two-for-Tuesday! Take care!
 
Current (~6-6:30am) Temperatures (Wind Chills Coming Soon):
  • Erie, PA: 53
  • Franklin, PA: 50
  • New Castle, PA: 50
  • Butler, PA: 50
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 50
  • Uniontown, PA: 49
  • State College, PA: 54
  • Frederick, MD: 61
  • BWI Airport, MD: 59
  • DC (KDCA):  63

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Chance of rain holds through early Wednesday.

  • Today: Chance of showers mainly during the afternoon and into the overnight hours. Highs: 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s
  • Wednesday: Slight chance of showers early. Becoming partly cloudy by the afternoon. Breezy. Highs: Upper 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy.  Highs: Mid 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s

DC Region:

Main threat: Chance of spotty showers through early Wednesday.

  • Today: Chance of showers. Breezy. Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s/Low 60s
  • Wednesday: Slight chance of showers early. Becoming partly cloudy by the afternoon. Breezy. Highs: Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s
  • Thursday: Mostly sunny.  Highs: Upper 60s/Low 70s Overnight Lows: Mid 50s

Good News: Dry weather moves in for the middle of the week.

Bad News: It’s the time of the year where even when there is dry air aloft, cloud cover can remain if the winds are blowing off of Lake Erie.

“Pills Are Good…Pills Are Good”

Hope you all had a splendid weekend despite the cooler conditions. Parts of western PA even saw some sleet and graupel. Looks like another showery day in western PA while the DC Region holds off on the chance of rain til later tonight. Western PA will see rain early tomorrow before potentially breaking up during the afternoon. Rains will return during the night and into early Wednesday before drying out into Wednesday afternoon. The DC Region will see the risk of rain late tonight carry into Tuesday and early Wednesday before drying out by Wednesday afternoon. Highs in the 60s over the next few days in western PA will dip into the upper 50s to mid 60s by Wednesday. Lows in the upper 40s and low 50s over the next couple nights will drop lower into the 40s Wednesday night. Highs in the DC Region will hold in the low to mid 70s while lows hang in the 50s. Hope you have a good week!
 
Current (~6:30-7am) Temperatures (Wind Chills Coming Soon):
  • Erie, PA: 50
  • Franklin, PA: 45
  • New Castle, PA: 46
  • Butler, PA: 46
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 49
  • Uniontown, PA: 54
  • State College, PA: 37
  • Frederick, MD: 39
  • BWI Airport, MD: 42
  • DC (KDCA):  50

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Chance of rain holds steady through early Wednesday.

  • Today: Chance of spotty showers today. Risk of steadier wet weather tonight.  Highs: 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s
  • Tuesday: Chance of showers early and late. Possible break by late morning and afternoon. Rain chance returns late. Highs: Low to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s
  • Wednesday: Slight chance of showers early. Becoming partly cloudy by the afternoon. Highs: Upper 50s to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: 40s

DC Region:

Main threat: Chance of spotty showers over the next few days.

  • Today: Increasing clouds. Slight chance of showers late.  Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s
  • Tuesday: Chance of showers. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s
  • Wednesday: Slight chance of showers early. Becoming partly cloudy by the afternoon. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low 50s

Good News: Temperatures warmer than this past weekend.

Bad News: Chance of rain hangs around for most days this week.

Chilly Weekend

Rain is in store for today as a few rumbles of thunder could occur throughout the region. Rain should start to move into western PA by the late morning or early afternoon before making its way to the DC Region this evening and into tonight. A chance of rain will linger in western PA on Saturday before drying out, but staying cloudy on Sunday. Highs in the mid to upper 70s today will give way to afternoon highs in the mid to upper 40s tomorrow. Highs in the low to mid 50s are in store for Sunday. Overnight lows in the 50s tonight will fall into the mid to upper 30s Saturday night. Sunday night will see low to mid 40s. DC will dry out on Saturday and Sunday as it see highs in the mid 70s today before afternoon highs only reach into the mid to upper 60s on Saturday. Highs in the low to mid 60s will occur on Sunday. Overnight lows in the mid 60s tonight will drop into the mid to upper 40s on Saturday and Sunday night. Get out your jackets and rake up some leaves because Fall is moving in this weekend. Have a great weekend!     
 
Current (~6:30-7am) Temperatures (Wind Chills Coming Soon):
  • Erie, PA: 63
  • Franklin, PA: 57
  • New Castle, PA: 60
  • Butler, PA: 57
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 60
  • Uniontown, PA: 64
  • State College, PA: 57
  • Frederick, MD: 64
  • BWI Airport, MD: 59
  • DC (KDCA):  65

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Rain today/tonight.

  • Today: Increasing clouds. Showers and potential rumble of thunder move in mainly during the afternoon/evening.  Highs: Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 40s
  • Saturday: Chance of spitting showers lingers. Afternoon Highs: Mid to Upper 40s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 30s
  • Sunday: Mostly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 50s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s

DC Region:

Main threat: Rain late today into early Saturday.

  • Friday: Increasing clouds. Chance of showers and storms late.  Highs: Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low 60s
  • Saturday: Slight chance of showers lingers. Then decreasing clouds. Afternoon Highs: Mid to Upper 60s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 40s
  • Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs: Low to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 40s

Good News: Temperatures warm up a bit early next week.

Bad News: Rain moves in today and potentially lingers into Saturday. Much cooler temperatures. Jacket and pants weather for some.

Warm Today. Rain Friday. Much Colder Weekend.

Looks like the warmth continues today before rain tracks into the region on Friday and lingers on Saturday. Sadly for western PA it looks like the back edge of this low pressure system moving through will keep a chance of showers in the region during the weekend. The DC Region will see conditions dry out during the weekend. Highs in the low to mid 70s in western PA are expected the next couple days. Temperatures will be much cooler Saturday as afternoon highs in the low to mid 50s occur on Saturday. Lows in the upper 50s tonight will drop into the mid to upper 40s Friday night. Mid 30s will move in overnight into early Sunday morning. The DC Region will see highs hold in the 70s the next couple days before Saturday afternoon only sees mid to upper 60s. Lows in the 60s the next couple nights will drop into the low to mid 40s by early Sunday morning. Enjoy the last bits of warmth before conditions cool down significantly. Have a good one!
 
Current (~6-6:30am) Temperatures (Wind Chills Coming Soon):
  • Erie, PA: 57
  • Franklin, PA: 52
  • New Castle, PA: 49
  • Butler, PA: 52
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 53
  • Uniontown, PA: 45
  • State College, PA: 52
  • Frederick, MD: 55
  • BWI Airport, MD: 59
  • DC (KDCA):  63

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Rain likely tomorrow.

  • Today: Fog early. Partly cloudy by the afternoon. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s
  • Friday: Increasing clouds. Showers and potential rumble of thunder move in during the afternoon.  Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 40s
  • Saturday: Chance of annoying showers lingers. Afternoon Highs: Upper 40s/Low 50s Overnight Lows: Mid 30s

DC Region:

Main threat: Rain likely late Friday into early Saturday.

  • Today: Partly sunny. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low 60s
  • Friday: Increasing clouds. Chance of showers and storms late.  Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Low 60s
  • Saturday: Slight chance of showers lingers. Then decreasing clouds. Afternoon Highs: Mid to Upper 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s

Good News: Last day or two of temperatures this warm. Get out and enjoy them!

Bad News: Rain moves in during afternoon and night on Friday. Chilly weekend.

It’s the Smelly Smell That Smells…Smelly. Buctober! Let’s go Bucs!

Playoff baseball is in the air, but it won’t feel like it temperature wise as values stay above normal over the next few days. Fog this morning and a slight chance of isolated showers is possible in the region today before conditions dry out for Thursday. Friday will bring showers and thunderstorms to the region, mainly during the afternoon and into the overnight hours as a cold front pushes through. High temperatures will hold in the 70s across the region. Lows in the 50s the next couple nights in western PA will drop off into the 40s and low 50s on Friday night. 30s are expected overnight Saturday into early Sunday morning. Lows in the DC Region will hold in the upper 50s to low 60s the next few nights before cooling down into the 40s by mid weekend. Hope you have a great day! Let’s go Bucs!
 
Current (~6-6:30am) Temperatures (Wind Chills Coming Soon):
  • Erie, PA: 57
  • Franklin, PA: 54
  • New Castle, PA: 55
  • Butler, PA: 54
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 56
  • Uniontown, PA: 54
  • State College, PA: 52
  • Frederick, MD: 63
  • BWI Airport, MD: 62
  • DC (KDCA):  67

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Chance of a stray shower today. Better threat of rain Friday.

  • Today: Foggy morning. Chance of an isolated shower. Mostly cloudy. Highs: Low 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s
  • Thursday: Fog early. Partly cloudy by the afternoon. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s
  • Friday: Increasing clouds. Showers and potential storms move in during the early afternoon.  Highs: Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s

DC Region:

Main threat: Isolated shower possible early today. More significant rain late Friday into early Saturday.

  • Today: Slight chance of showers lingers. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s/Low 60s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low 60s
  • Friday: Increasing clouds. Chance of showers and storms late.  Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Low 60s

Good News: Temperatures stay above normal overall. Buccos playoff baseball tonight.

Bad News: Wet Friday and much cooler Saturday and Sunday. Lows in the 30s in western PA by Sunday while DC looks at 40s.