Heavy Rain Possible in Parts of DC Area Thursday


    Grab your umbrella! Scattered morning showers will give way to heavier rain Thursday afternoon and evening, Storm Team4 says.A flash flood watch will go into effect for counties east of I-95 at 2 p.m. Thursday. Storm Team4 has declared Thursday a Weather Alert Day.  DC Mansion Murders Suspect Daron Wint Testifies An approaching cold front will combine with the remnants of Tropical Storm Michael, bringing pockets of heavy rain to parts of the D.C. area Thursday afternoon and evening. Areas east of I-95 will likely see the heaviest rain, with 2 to 4 inches of rain possible. Storm Team4 says heavy rain is also possible around the I-81 corridor earlier in the day. The D.C. metro area will see around 1 inch of rain.   Virginia Medieval Re-enactor Fatally Impales Self With Lance Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle Wednesday afternoon, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods before weakening to a tropical storm overnight.Storm Team4 says the storm’s path is still on track to move through Georgia and the Carolinas before passing through southern and central Virginia Thursday night. The southeastern part of Virginia could see up to 6 inches of rain.   JetBlue Is Leaving Dulles Airport in January. Here’s Why Storm Team4 says the cold front will also drop temperatures into the 60s Friday.The weekend is looking more like fall, with highs in the 60s and lows in the 40s and 50s.Photo Credit: Shutterstock