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Marginal to slight risk of severe weather Sunday for the Midwest and central Plains

Scattered strong to severe storms with hail and damaging winds are expected this afternoon and evening across portions of the Midwest. A Marginal Risk area is highlighted around a Slight Risk area and extends into portions of the central Plains.
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Current conditions at

Washington DC, Reagan National Airport (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 3 May 2:52 pm EDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 14 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W
1:36 pm EDT May 3, 2015
4pm EDT May 3, 2015-6pm EDT May 10, 2015
 
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