Multi-Day and Region Severe Weather Event

A multi-day weather event with severe storms and heavy rainfall will impact several parts of the country. Today, an enhanced risk of severe storms capable of a few strong tornadoes and wind damage are forecast across the central Gulf Coast states. Flash Flooding is also possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Ohio Valley. These threats will press eastward towards the East Coast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 18 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 7:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Flash Flood Watch April 19, 12:00pm until April 20, 05:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 76. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 76. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:31 pm EDT Apr 18, 2019
8pm EDT Apr 18, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2019
 
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