Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Belvoir (KDAA)

Lat: 38.72°NLon: 77.18°WElev: 69ft.

A Few Clouds

93°F

34°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 18 Aug 12:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Springfield VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
West Springfield VA
 38.78°N 77.24°W (Elev. 249 ft)
1:33 pm EDT Aug 18, 2019
1pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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