Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Jul 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:27 am EDT Jul 26, 2016
6am EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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