Washington D.C.'s cherry blossoms reach peak bloom

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Washington D.C.'s cherry blossoms reach peak bloom
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: Blooming Cherry Blossoms are visible as the early morning sun rises behind the Jefferson Memoriall, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: Blooming Cherry Blossoms are visible as the early morning sun rises behind the Jefferson Memoriall, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Women use their cell phones to take pictures as the cherry blossoms begin to bloom at the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, March 22, 2016. / AFP / Jim Watson (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Cherry blossoms are seen in front of the Jefferson Memorial at the Tidal Basin on March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: Two ducks paddle by in Tidal Basin where the Cherry Blossoms are blooming, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that most of the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: People take pictures of blooming Cherry Blossoms, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that most of the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: Joggers run past blooming Cherry Blossoms that surround the Tidal Basin, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that the Cherry Blossom trees will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: A man inspects a blooming Cherry Blossom tree along the Tidal Basin, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: Cherry Blossoms are blooming near the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 24: People tour the Tidal Basin where the Cherry Blossoms are blooming, March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. The National Park Service has predicted that most of the Cherry Blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom later today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 23: Murali Mulakaluri of Reston, VA, holds his son Keshava Mulakaluri, 15 months, on his shoulders while photographing the cherry trees that surround the Tidal Basin near the National Mall March 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. The blossoms at the Tidal Basin have reached the last stage of development and the National Park Service predicts 'peak bloom' for Thursday. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Cherry blossoms are seen in front of the Jefferson Memorial at the Tidal Basin at dawn on March 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Tourists walk around the Tidal Bassin as the cherry blossoms begin to bloom in Washington, DC, March 22, 2016. / AFP / Jim Watson (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 18: People take pictures with Magnolia trees that are blooming near the Jefferson Memorial, March 18, 2016 in Washington, DC. National Park Service officials are concerned that a cold snap this weekend may harm the famous Cherry Blossoms which are forecasted to peak next week. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Cherry Blossoms begin to bloom at the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, March 22, 2016. / AFP / Jim Watson (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Cherry blossoms begin to bloom at the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, March 22, 2016. / AFP / Jim Watson (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 23: People have their photographs made among the cherry trees that surround the Tidal Basin near the National Mall March 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. The blossoms at the Tidal Basin have reached the last stage of development and the National Park Service predicts 'peak bloom' for Thursday. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 23: The cherry trees surrounding the Tidal Basin near the National Mall have started to bloom March 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. More than 1 million visitors are expected to visit the area around the National Mall where the trees are blossoming and the National Park Service predicts 'peak bloom' for Thursday. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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The National Park Service predicted a 'peak bloom' on Thursday for the cherry blossoms at the famed Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C.

The blossoms, which have reached their last stages of development for the year, are an annual tourist attraction and tradition in the area inspiring photographers of all kinds.

Hundreds come from far and wide to catch a glimpse of the gorgeous site as the trees welcome spring with an array of beautiful pink and white flowers.

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