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.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy drizzle.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 6 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle before 7pm, then patchy drizzle with a chance of rain between 7pm and 1am, then patchy drizzle after 1am.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain after 11am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 52. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 68. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely.  Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °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: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle before 7pm, then patchy drizzle with a chance of rain between 7pm and 1am, then patchy drizzle after 1am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain after 11am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 52. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 68. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.91°N 77.05°W (Elev. 89 ft)
1:27 pm EDT Apr 29, 2016
4pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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