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 Drizzle Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 2 May 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Dense Fog Advisory until May 2, 10:00am
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    Dense Fog Advisory until May 2, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Mon

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Areas of dense fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Areas of fog after midnight. Low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Areas of dense fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Areas of fog after midnight. Low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. 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 2, 2016
7am EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
 
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