Another Cool Down. Rain returns for Saturday. Lingering Showers Possible in Western PA Sunday.

Western PA will see partly sunny skies today before a chance of showers makes its way into the region tonight. Rain is likely on Saturday as a chance of spotty showers lingers into Sunday. Highs in western PA will rise into the mid to upper 70s today before low to mid 60s roll in on Saturday and mid to upper 60s push in on Sunday. Lows will dip into the mid to upper 50s tonight before mid 40s to low 50s track in on Saturday night and Sunday night.

The DC Region will look at partly cloudy skies today before a threat of showers and thunderstorms track in on Saturday. Sunday will bring partly sunny skies into the DC Region. Highs will rise into the mid 80s today before upper 70s to low 80s roll in on Saturday and low to mid 70s settle in on Sunday. Lows will drop into the mid 60s tonight before upper 50s to low 60s press in on Saturday night and mid to upper 50s move in on Sunday night. Hope you all have a fantastic weekend! Enjoy the more fall-like temperatures!

Current (~10am) Temperatures:

  • Erie, PA: 73
  • Franklin, PA: 63
  • New Castle, PA: 60
  • Butler, PA: 61
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 61
  • Uniontown, PA: 63
  • State College, PA: 63
  • Frederick, MD: 73
  • BWI Airport, MD: 73
  • DC (KDCA): 73

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat:  Wet Saturday, especially early.

  • Today: Partly sunny. Chance of showers tonight. Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s
  • Saturday: Rain likely. Highs: Low to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Mid 40s to Low 50s
  • Sunday: Chance of spotty showers. Highs: Mid to Upper 60s Overnight Lows: Mid 40s to Low 50s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Wet weather Saturday.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Highs: Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid 60s
  • Saturday: Rain likely. Highs: Upper 70s/Low 80s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s/Low 60s
  • Sunday: Partly sunny. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s

Good News: Cool down continues…maybe too much for my taste. Conditions look to dry out significantly for the first half of next week.

Bad News: Rainy heart of the weekend.

Rain This Morning in Western PA. DC Gets Wet. Dry Most of Friday. Rain Returns Saturday.

Much needed wet weather continues to dampen western PA early today before conditions clear out by the afternoon. Friday will give way to partly cloudy skies overall before a chance of showers and storms move in at night and into Saturday. Highs in western PA will rise into the low to mid 70s today and Friday before Saturday drops into the mid to upper 60s. Lows will dip into the 50s tonight before mid to upper 50s push in on Friday night and upper 40s to low 50s settle in on Saturday night.
The DC Region will see showers today with a chance of thunderstorms as well. Conditions will dry out on Friday before clouds increase on Saturday and a chance of rain returns to the area. Highs will climb into the upper 70s to low 80s today before low to mid 80s move in on Friday and upper 70s to low 80s return on Saturday. Lows will fall into the mid to upper 60s the next couple nights before low to mid 60s roll in on Saturday night. Hope you all have a great Thursday! Almost to the weekend already! 
Current (~9-9:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 66
  • Franklin, PA: 61
  • New Castle, PA: 64
  • Butler, PA: 64
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 65
  • Uniontown, PA: 66
  • State College, PA: 64
  • Frederick, MD: 72
  • BWI Airport, MD: 76
  • DC (KDCA): 76

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat:  Wet roads early today.

  • Today: Rain early. Conditions dry out during afternoon. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: 50s
  • Friday: Partly cloudy. Chance of a shower or storm later. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 50s
  • Saturday: Chance of rain. Highs: Mid to Upper 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 40s/Low 50s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Wet weather today. Rain could be heavy at times.

  • Today: Showers and storms likely. Highs: Upper 70s/Low 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Saturday: Increasing clouds. Chance of rain later. Highs: Upper 70s/Low 80s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s

Good News: Cool down continues.

Bad News: Chance of rain persists through the weekend.

Wet Weather Returns to Western PA Today and Tonight. DC Mainly Thursday.

Wet weather will move into western PA today as showers are likely with a chance of thunderstorms as well. Moisture could linger into early Thursday before conditions start to dry out behind a cold front into Friday. Highs will rise into the low to mid 80s today before values dip into the low to mid 70s on Thursday and mid to upper 70s on Friday. Lows will drop into the low to mid 60s tonight before low to mid 50s roll in on Thursday night and mid 50s to low 60s settle in on Friday night. 
The DC Region will look at increasing clouds today before a chance of a shower or storm could develop late. The threat of showers and thunderstorms will pick up on Thursday before conditions clear out on Friday. Highs will rise into the low to mid 90s today before mid 70s to low 80s settle in on Thursday and low to mid 80s press in on Friday. Lows will dip into the mid 70s tonight before low to mid 60s track in on Thursday night and mid to upper 60s shuffle in on Friday night. It’s hump day ladies and gentlemen. Get over it!
Current (~9-9:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 78
  • Franklin, PA: 72
  • New Castle, PA: 73
  • Butler, PA: 73
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 72
  • Uniontown, PA: 74
  • State College, PA: 73
  • Frederick, MD: 77
  • BWI Airport, MD: 78
  • DC (KDCA): 80

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat:  Showers and storms today and tonight.

  • Today: Showers likely today with a chance of thunderstorms as well. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s
  • Thursday: Chance of showers and storms, mainly early. Clearing out by afternoon. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s
  • Friday: Partly sunny. Chance of a shower or storm later. Highs: Mid to Upper 70s Overnight Lows: Mid 50s to Low 60s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Heat today. Showers and storms late tonight into Thursday.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Chance of a shower or storm tonight. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Mid 70s
  • Thursday: Showers and storms likely. Highs: Mid 70s to Low 80s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s
  • Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s

Good News: Conditions cool down slightly into the weekend.

Bad News: Rains dampen plans today in western PA and tomorrow in DC mainly.

Last Burst of Heat Through Mid Week. Cooling Down Second Half of the Week.

Dry conditions will persist today in western PA as a slight chance of a stray shower or storm is possible into the night. A better chance of showers and storms will move in on Wednesday and early Thursday before conditions clear out. Highs will rise into the upper 80s to low 90s today before low to mid 80s roll in on Wednesday and low to mid 70s roll in on Thursday. Lows will drop into the mid to upper 60s tonight before low to mid 60s press in on Wednesday night and low to mid 50s track in on Thursday night.
The DC Region will stay dry today as partly cloudy skies occur before clouds gradually increase on Wednesday. Showers and storms are likely on Thursday. Highs will peak in the upper 80s to low 90s today and Wednesday before low to mid 80s move in on Thursday. Lows will dip into the low to mid 70s tonight and Wednesday night before mid to upper 60s shuffle in on Thursday night. Hope you all have a great start to the short work week with a two-for-Tuesday! Take care folks!
Current (~10-10:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 82
  • Franklin, PA: 77
  • New Castle, PA: 79
  • Butler, PA: 79
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 77
  • Uniontown, PA: 79
  • State College, PA: 75
  • Frederick, MD: 81
  • BWI Airport, MD: 82
  • DC (KDCA): 81

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Heat today. Showers and storms mid week.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm late. Highs: Upper 80s/Low 90s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Wednesday: Showers and storms likely, especially late. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Thursday: Chance of showers and storms, mainly early. Highs: Low to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Heat today and Wednesday. Showers and storms mid week.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Highs: Upper 80s/Low 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Upper 80s/Low 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Thursday: Showers and storms likely. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s

Good News: Today stays mainly dry. Conditions cool down and become more comfortable by Thursday.

Bad News: Wet weather could dampen mid-week plans.

Mainly Dry With A Chance of Pop-Up Showers and Storms Today. Partly Cloudy For the Weekend

Partly cloudy skies are expected today with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms later today. Conditions will stay mainly dry for the weekend as partly cloudy skies are expected overall. Highs in western PA will rise into the mid to upper 80s today before low to mid 80s settle in for the weekend. Lows will drop into the mid to upper 60s tonight before low to mid 60s roll in on Saturday night and Sunday night. The DC Region will look at highs in the upper 80s to low 90s today before low to mid 80s track in on Saturday and mid to upper 80s press in on Sunday. Lows will hold in the upper 60s to low 70s the next 3 nights. Hope you all get a chance to enjoy the weekend! Take care folks!
Current (~9-9:15am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 72
  • Franklin, PA: 70
  • New Castle, PA: 74
  • Butler, PA: 70
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 70
  • Uniontown, PA: 70
  • State College, PA: 70
  • Frederick, MD: 75
  • BWI Airport, MD: 81
  • DC (KDCA): 81

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Heat.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Saturday: Partly cloudy. Maybe a shower or storm late in isolated locations. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s
  • Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 60s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Heat.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a stray shower or storm. Highs: Upper 80s/Low 90s Overnight Lows: Upper 60s/Low 70s
  • Saturday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Upper 60s/Low 70s
  • Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Mid to Upper 80s Overnight Lows: Upper 60s/Low 70s

Good News: Weekend dryness for weddings and outdoor activities.

Bad News: Any pop-up showers and storms that do develop today will sit over the region for a while without any strong upper-level winds.

Thirsty Thursday: Because It’s Hot Outside

Conditions continue to stay mainly dry across the region while a slight chance of and isolated shower or storm isn’t out of the question, especially on Friday. Highs in western PA will rise into the low to mid 80s today, Friday, and Saturday. Lows will dip into the mid to upper 60s tonight and Friday night before upper 50s to mid 60s track in on Saturday night. The DC Region will look at highs in the low to mid 90s today before mid to upper 80s roll in on Friday and low to mid 80s track in on Saturday. Lows will dip into the low to mid 70s tonight before upper 60s to low 70s settle in on Friday night and mid to upper 60s push in on Saturday night. Hope you all have a great Thursday! Get out and enjoy it!
Current (~10-10:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 78
  • Franklin, PA: 73
  • New Castle, PA: 77
  • Butler, PA: 77
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 74
  • Uniontown, PA: 74
  • State College, PA: 75
  • Frederick, MD: 81
  • BWI Airport, MD: 82
  • DC (KDCA): 83

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Heat. Don’t stay thirsty my friends.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight risk of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Friday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a stray shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Saturday: Partly sunny. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s to Mid 60s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Heat. Stay hydrated and limit activity outside.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight risk of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Friday: Chance of showers and storms, mainly later in the day. Highs: Mid to Upper 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Saturday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s

Good News: Mainly dry conditions through the weekend aside from a stray shower or storm that may develop.

Bad News: Hot weather holds steady today, especially in DC.

Heat of the Moment

The heat continues across the region through early next week. The next 3 days continue with partly cloudy skies and a slight chance of spotty showers and storms in the area. Highs will rise into the mid 80s today and Thursday before low to mid 80s track in on Friday. Lows will drop into the mid to upper 60s tonight and Thursday night before Friday night brings low to mid 60s into the area. The DC Region will see highs in the low to mid 90s today and Thursday before mid to upper 80s track in on Friday. Lows will dip into the low to mid 70s tonight and Thursday night before Friday night drops lows into the mid to upper 60s. It’s hump day! Get over it!
Current (~10-10:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 78
  • Franklin, PA: 79
  • New Castle, PA: 78
  • Butler, PA: 77
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 75
  • Uniontown, PA: 74
  • State College, PA: 73
  • Frederick, MD: 77
  • BWI Airport, MD: 81
  • DC (KDCA): 83

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Heat. Drink fluids…lots of them.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy. Slight risk of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Friday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or storm in SW PA. Highs: Low to Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Low to mid 60s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Heat. Stay hydrated and limit activity outside.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy. Slight risk of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Friday: Chance of showers and storms, mainly later in the day. Highs: Mid to Upper 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s

Good News: Summer heat continues into the early stages of meteorological fall.

Bad News: Dry weather not good for agriculture, especially my brothers grass seed he just put down.

Remains Toasty Through the Work Week.

Hot weather will continue over the next 3 days across the region. Weather will stay mainly dry. Partly cloudy skies are expected the next 3 days as a slight chance of a stray shower or thunderstorm could develop during the late afternoon and night. Highs in western PA will rise into the mid to upper 80s today before mid 80s settle in on Wednesday and Thursday. Lows will dip into the mid to upper 60s tonight, Wednesday night, and Thursday night. The DC Region will look at highs in the low to mid 90s over the next 3 days while lows hold in the low to mid 70s. Hope you all have a great two-for-Tuesday! Stay cool and get to a pool (or AC)!
Current (~9-9:30am) Temperatures:
  • Erie, PA: 71
  • Franklin, PA: 70
  • New Castle, PA: 70
  • Butler, PA: 70
  • Pittsburgh, PA (KAGC): 71
  • Uniontown, PA: 72
  • State College, PA: 70
  • Frederick, MD: 73
  • BWI Airport, MD: 78
  • DC (KDCA): 79

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat: Heat. Stay hydrated.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of an isolated shower or storm late. Highs: Mid to Upper 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy. Slight risk of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Mid 80s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 60s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Heat. Stay hydrated and limit activity outside.

  • Today: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s
  • Thursday: Partly cloudy. Slight risk of a pop-up shower or storm. Highs: Low to Mid 90s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 70s

Good News: Last burst of summer heat before heading into fall.

Bad News: Hot and dry conditions not good for grass.