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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Apr 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:28 pm EDT Apr 28, 2017
2pm EDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm EDT May 4, 2017
 
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