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Severe weather threat continues on Wednesday for the Plains and Northeast

The severe weather threat continues on Wednesday across portions of the central and southern Plains. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary risks, however tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Severe weather will also be possible across portions of the Northeast where damaging winds are the primary threat.
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Current conditions at

Washington DC, Reagan National Airport (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 26 May 10:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W
10:38 pm EDT May 26, 2015
10pm EDT May 26, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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