Zeta Quickly Moving Inland; Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Possible Over Much of the Southeast and Mid Atlantic

Zeta made landfall over southeast Louisiana Wednesday afternoon. Life-threatening storm surge, damaging winds, and heavy rainfall continue over portions of the southeast states. Heavy rainfall will advance into the Appalachians, Ohio Valley, and Mid Atlantic into Thursday. This rainfall will lead to flash, urban, small stream, and minor river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain

61°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 29 Oct 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Flood Watch October 29, 05:00am until October 29, 11:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 64. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 2am, then showers likely after 2am.  Patchy fog before 2am. Low around 46. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of frost after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 52.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 64. Northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Patchy fog before 2am. Low around 46. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Areas of frost after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:33 am EDT Oct 29, 2020
4am EDT Oct 29, 2020-6pm EST Nov 4, 2020
 
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