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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
10:27 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
10am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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