Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Oct 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:31 pm EDT Oct 16, 2018
5pm EDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 23, 2018
 
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