Latest from Ian Livingston

PM Update: Humidity nudges up for a hot Thursday

Warm but pleasant this evening. Heat indexes may approach 100 tomorrow.

July 12, 2023

As flood-ravaged Vermont cleans up, more heavy rain is forecast

Saturated soils can’t hold more rain, but new rounds are expected in the Northeast from Thursday through the weekend.

July 12, 2023

PM Update: Temperatures try for the mid-90s Wednesday

With relatively dry air in the region, it'll be a pleasant evening. Wednesday will be a scorcher.

July 11, 2023

First major Saharan dust event reaches Florida. What it means.

The dust, which makes sunrises and sunsets more colorful, could slow the warming of the Atlantic Ocean and impede hurricane activity for a time.

July 11, 2023

PM Update: Turning up the heat Tuesday, but humidity is tolerable

Most of July in the city averages 90 or higher for daily temperatures. We'll be reminded why ahead.

July 10, 2023

Canada sees its farthest-north 100-degree temperature as wildfires rage

The 100-degree reading in Norman Wells in the Northwest Territories Saturday was the highest on record so far north in the Western Hemisphere.

July 10, 2023

D.C.-area forecast: Modest storm chances today that grow on Sunday

Today might be the better outdoor day if you can stand the heat. Showers and storms could be widespread tomorrow.

July 8, 2023

PM Update: Downpours end this evening; more heat and storminess this weekend

Saturday may be comparably calmer. A fairly widespread round of storms seems possible Sunday.

July 7, 2023

Updated forecast: Storms drift south and west as heavy rainfall causes some flooding

A flood watch is up for the area until 8 p.m. this evening.

July 7, 2023

Extreme heat wave bound for Phoenix and Southwest could be worst ever

It’s already hot and set to get much worse. Numerous heat records are at risk next week and probably beyond.

July 7, 2023