Heavy Rain Expected In The Mid-Atlantic; Strong System Sweeps Into Plains

Locally heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Mid-Atlantic into eastern North Carolina, as the remnants of Nestor move across the region today. Elsewhere, a very strong storm system will sweep into the Plains and severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds, heavy rain and a few tornadoes are expected from parts of Texas and Oklahoma into Arkansas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

13°C

55°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 17 km/h
Barometer 1015.1 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 3.22 km
Wind Chill11°C (52°F)
Last update 20 Oct 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  High near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 18.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 7.

    Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 20.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. High near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 20.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 6 m)
7:31 am EDT Oct 20, 2019
10am EDT Oct 20, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2019
 
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