Ongoing Historic Flooding; Rain and Snow for the Northeast and Northwest Late This Week

Relatively dry weather is expected the next few days across the Plains where historic flooding is occurring. A Pacific front will bring heavy rain and mountain snow to the Northwest Friday. For the Northeast, a coastal low will develop Thursday into Friday bringing rain and snow, locally heavy, from the Mid-Atlantic into the Northeast. Strong, potentially damaging, winds will accompany the storm. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 21 Mar 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Flood Watch March 21, 10:00am until March 22, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 43. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 51. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 35.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 43. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 51. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Scattered showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
10:31 pm EDT Mar 20, 2019
4am EDT Mar 21, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 27, 2019
 
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