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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 23 Oct 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog between 8am and 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light southeast wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Low around 63. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly before 9am.  High near 73. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog between 8am and 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light southeast wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Low around 63. Southeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly before 9am. High near 73. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
5:31 am EDT Oct 23, 2017
6am EDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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