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Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Oct 5:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 2am.  Low around 57. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 67. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Rain

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 48. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 2am. Low around 57. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 67. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 48. Northeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:33 pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
6pm EDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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