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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 >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:27 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
6am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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