Severe Weather Threat Across the East

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from the Northeast into the Mid-Atlantic today. Severe storms are also expected to move from eastern New Mexico into the Texas Panhandle today with a threat for large hail and severe wind gusts. Record-breaking heat is expected across the south through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain

69°F

21°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 16 May 10:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 82. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 82. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
10:32 am EDT May 16, 2022
12pm EDT May 16, 2022-6pm EDT May 22, 2022
 
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