What's in store for D.C. weather this week?

Washington will see a return of last week's light rainfall over the next few days, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Friday should see the most rain, with a projected accumulation of 0.87 inches.

The immediate forecast also has warm temperatures in store for today. Temperatures will reach a high of 79 degrees on Tuesday, and remain warm through Thursday.

Skies will partially clear on Monday. Winds are expected to reach a modest high of 13 miles per hour today, but will grow calmer starting on Sunday.

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.