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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2am and 5am.  Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 8 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °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.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2am and 5am. Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 8 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
A chance of showers. High near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Washington DC
 38.89°N 77°W (Elev. 52 ft)
4:27 pm EDT May 1, 2016
5pm EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
 
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