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

52°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 1 May 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 52. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 2pm. High near 65. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, 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 and
    Patchy Fog

    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: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    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 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 52. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 2pm. High near 65. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, 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
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
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 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:27 am EDT May 1, 2016
4am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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