This Week's Weather: Warm, Then Colder by Midweek
The metro area will see unseasonably warm temperatures in the high 60s early in the week.
The calendar says December, but in DC early this week temperatures will feel like springtime.
The area will see warmer-than-usual temperatures at the start of the week — in the high 60s — according to the National Weather Service.
Temperatures Monday and Tuesday are expected to reach 67 degrees, 20 degrees warmer than the average high of 47 degrees. By Wednesday, temperatures will start to descend, hitting 57 degrees for a high.
By Thursday, it will be time to bundle up, with highs reaching 47 degrees.
The week will be partly cloudy, with the sunniest day forecast to be Thursday.
Temperatures will start to climb again into the 50s for Friday and Saturday. Chances for rain increase to 30 percent for both days, according to the National Weather Service.