Heat wave ends with cooler temperatures, showers Friday; beautiful weekend ahead

The heat wave is over and Friday will feature a dramatic 15 to 20 degree drop in temperatures!

Most of the area will see temperatures ranging from 74 to 79 degrees. But be sure you grab an umbrella or some rain gear! We’re likely to see showers pushing in by late morning through mid-afternoon before they move out and head south of the D.C. region.

Friday evening plans? Clearing and cool! Plus -- the weekend forecast is just about as good as it gets in August!

Enjoy the great outdoors with plenty of weekend sunshine and temps at or just above 80 degrees for a refreshing change!

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