Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 29 Apr 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Occasional drizzle with a chance of rain.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Occasional drizzle with rain likely before noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then patchy drizzle after midnight.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Occasional drizzle with a chance of rain. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Occasional drizzle with rain likely before noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then patchy drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:27 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
4am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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