Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.91°N 77.05°W (Elev. 89 ft)
4:30 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
4am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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