Significant Severe Weather Outbreak Likely Today

A significant severe thunderstorm outbreak is likely for portions of the Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from eastern Iowa into northern and central Illinois. The threats include tornadoes, a few which may be significant, large to very large hail, and damaging winds. A powerful system near the Central Plains will lift north and clash with a warm and humid air mass over the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 2:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:39 pm EDT Mar 28, 2020
3pm EDT Mar 28, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 4, 2020
 
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