Flash Flood Concerns in Mid-Atlantic, Severe Weather Threats in Upper Midwest, and Fire Weather in the West

Once again, heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flash flooding across the Mid-Atlantic region today. Flash flood watches are in effect, which includes the Philadelphia and Washington D.C. metro areas. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible from North Dakota into Minnesota. Finally, red flag warnings are in effect across several states in the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 7 Aug 2:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Beltsville MDSimilar City Names

Flash Flood Watch until August 8, 02:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until August 8, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind around 5 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 scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Beltsville MDSimilar City Names
 39.03°N 76.91°W (Elev. 148 ft)
1:31 pm EDT Aug 7, 2020
3pm EDT Aug 7, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 14, 2020
 
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