Dry and Windy Across the Central Rockies; Flash Flood Threat in the South; Possible Midweek Coastal Storm for New England

Dry and windy conditions across portions of the Central Rockies are contributing to an enhanced wildfire threat early this week. On Tuesday, heavy rainfall setting up along a slow moving front will bring a flash flooding threat to portions of the South from northern Louisiana to southern South Carolina. A coastal storm may bring soaking rain and gusty winds to portions of New England midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

24°C

76°F

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed SW 19 km/h
Barometer 1014.7 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 14 Oct 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 10. West wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming north after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 10 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 19. Southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 16.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 18.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 10. West wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 19. Southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 20.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 6 m)
4:32 pm EDT Oct 14, 2019
5pm EDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2019
 
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