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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 16 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 29 Apr 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.91°N 77.05°W (Elev. 89 ft)
11:51 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
2pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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