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Washington Blooming with Cherry Blossoms

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Washington Blooming with Cherry Blossoms

The blooming of the perennial cherry blossoms, a Washington Springtime attraction, is being challenged by Mother Nature.

Some worry the cool weather and gusting winds swirling around the nation's capital could shorten this week's peak bloom of the famous cherry blossom trees surrounding the tidal basin.

The trees are expected to keep their puffy white petals through Sunday, weather permitting.

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