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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Apr 5:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:41 pm EDT Apr 27, 2017
6pm EDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm EDT May 4, 2017
 
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