Severe Weather and Heavy Rainfall Potential for the East; Active Weather Continues for the West

Strong Pacific storm will continue to bring heavy precipitation and strong winds across the western U.S. today. Across the east, the chance for strong to severe thunderstorms later today as low pressure tracks eastward. This system could redevelop into a coastal storm for the mid-Atlantic and Northeast corridors into Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 25 Oct 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Low around 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly after 2am.  Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Low around 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly after 2am. Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain. High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:34 pm EDT Oct 25, 2021
5pm EDT Oct 25, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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