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.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 1 May 7:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Rain, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  High near 65. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. High near 65. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:27 am EDT May 1, 2016
8am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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