Forecast more >
As expected fewer storms today as High Pressure aloft is building into the area from the east along with drier air. Rain coverages slim to none thru the weekend with the high in place. The Anticyclone will move northeast of the area next week allowing for upper level disturbances to move in from Louisiana beginning late Monday into Tuesday ...
South Carolina man volunteers to clean up memorials during shutdown
A South Carolina man --armed with a leaf blower and a push mower-- is taking it upon himself to help keep the National Mall clean during the shutdown.
Chris Cox calls himself the "memorial militia."
And he's been hauling away trash, blowing away leaves, and even using a chainsaw to clear branches at memorials along the National Mall.
Cox says he has been asked to stop what he's doing but that he plans to be there as long as the government is shut down.