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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Washington DC
 38.92°N 77.08°W (Elev. 121 ft)
1:27 pm EDT Mar 28, 2017
2pm EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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