Western Heat Wave Continues; Severe Weather in the Midwest; Tropical Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico

The persistent and extreme heat wave being felt across the western U.S. is set to continue and even expand into the Central U.S. Severe weather and flash flooding are possible over the Midwest. A tropical depression will likely form over the western Gulf of Mexico in the next two days. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jun 1:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy early, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Light southwest wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy early, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Light southwest wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:32 am EDT Jun 17, 2021
2am EDT Jun 17, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 23, 2021
 
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