Spring Storm Sweeps Into East; Unsettled Weather In The West; Severe Storms Early This Week For Southern U.S.

A Spring storm will sweep into the East today with the threat for strong to severe thunderstorms (Eastern Great Lakes and Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic), gusty winds (Great Lakes and Ohio Valley), and snow in Maine. A series of storms will continue to produce lower elevation rain, mountain snow in the West. Also, severe storms will be possible across the Southern U.S. on Monday and Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 29 Mar 7:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Areas Fog
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:33 am EDT Mar 29, 2020
8am EDT Mar 29, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 4, 2020
 
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