Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 2 May 7:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Severe T-storm Watch until May 2, 10:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until May 2, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Low around 60. South wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Low around 60. South wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
8:21 pm EDT May 2, 2016
8pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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