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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Current conditions at

Washington DC, Reagan National Airport (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

70°F

21°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Increasing Clouds

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W
1:38 am EDT May 26, 2015
5am EDT May 26, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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