Severe Weather Threat from the Middle Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley; Inclement Weather Continues in Southern California and the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes are expected across the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Heavy mountain snow and rainfall will continue in southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.62 in (1002.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Apr 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph becoming northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph becoming northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Rain likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Rain. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria VA
 38.83°N 77.09°W (Elev. 249 ft)
10:55 am EDT Apr 8, 2020
12pm EDT Apr 8, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 14, 2020
 
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