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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.32 in (1026.5 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 8:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 59. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Low around 49. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 59. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Low around 49. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
6:27 am EST Feb 28, 2017
9am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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