Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Monday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

18°C

65°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 17 km/h
Barometer 1021.7 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Aug 4:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. East wind around 14 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. East wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 31.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. East wind around 14 km/h.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. East wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 6 m)
4:30 am EDT Aug 26, 2019
5am EDT Aug 26, 2019-6pm EDT Sep 1, 2019
 
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