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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

84°F

29°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 12:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
10:27 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
1pm EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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