Expect cloudy skies, then light rainfall ahead in Washington

Washington will see a return of last week's light rainfall this coming week, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Friday's forecast shows the greatest possibility of rain at 85 percent, with rain possible through Saturday.

The immediate forecast also has mild temperatures in store for today. Temperatures will turn warmer on Thursday, with a high of 80 degrees.

Skies will be cloudy today and tomorrow, and partly cloudy on Sunday. Winds are expected to reach a modest high of 13 miles per hour on Friday, and continue to be in the teens through Saturday.

This story was created automatically using Saildrone's local weather forecast data, then reviewed by an editor. We also incorporate historic weather data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.