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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 6:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Rain, mainly between 11am and 4pm.  High near 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 8pm, then patchy drizzle after 8pm.  Patchy fog after 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy drizzle and fog before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 8am, then rain, mainly after 8am.  High near 54. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain.  High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly between 11am and 4pm. High near 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 8pm, then patchy drizzle after 8pm. Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Patchy drizzle and fog before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 8am, then rain, mainly after 8am. High near 54. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Rain. High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Rain likely before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
6:27 am EST Jan 20, 2017
7am EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 26, 2017
 
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