Extensive Severe Weather Potential and Tropical Storm Cristobal

Severe thunderstorms are expected from the central Plains into parts of the East today, especially in the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic, where damaging winds are likely. Tropical Storm Cristobal will remain over the Bay of Campeche and eastern Mexico the next few days. There is a risk of storm surge, heavy rain and wind impacts from Cristobal this weekend along parts of the U.S. Gulf Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 3 Jun 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 11pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:31 pm EDT Jun 3, 2020
2pm EDT Jun 3, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 9, 2020
 
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