Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:31 am EDT May 24, 2019
7am EDT May 24, 2019-6pm EDT May 30, 2019
 
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