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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Apr 7:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:27 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
8pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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