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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

Washington DC, Reagan National Airport (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1023.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W
4:39 am EDT May 29, 2015
7am EDT May 29, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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