High pressure will firmly be in control Friday through Saturday giving us a tranquil weather pattern with a good deal of sunshine.
No changes to the forecast from Friday morning aside from taking the high up to 56 as the 11 a.m. observation was already showing 52 at both BWI and the Inner Harbor. Rainfall will arrive late Friday afternoon and continue into the evening before mixing with and changing to snow. There can be a slushy accumulation of a coating to perhaps an inch.
A suspect is in custody after a football player was shot on the campus of Morgan State University in Baltimore.
The president held a town hall meeting Friday morning at the University of Maryland College Park.
State agencies throughout Maryland will be closed or offering reduced services for a furlough day.
The National Weather Service is predicting flooding along the Potomac River after two days of rain.