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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Washington DC, Reagan National Airport (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain

74°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 10:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 71. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Independence Day
Showers, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 78. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
11:00 pm EDT Jul 3, 2015
12am EDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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