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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.67 in (1038.5 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Hillcrest Heights MD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain before 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of rain before 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Hillcrest Heights MD
 38.86°N 76.97°W (Elev. 213 ft)
10:27 am EDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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