Dangerous Heat Continues Across the South; Severe Storms Possible in the Plains

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for much of the southern U.S. through Tuesday. Otherwise, scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible across portions of the southern and central High Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will persist over portions of the Southwest, Great Basin, and Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 12 Jul 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Arlington VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Arlington VA
 38.88°N 77.11°W (Elev. 249 ft)
1:36 pm EDT Jul 12, 2020
4pm EDT Jul 12, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 19, 2020
 
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