Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

7°C

45°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1012.1 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 May 4:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chevy Chase MD

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h increasing to 19 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northwest wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 21 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h increasing to 19 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northwest wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chevy Chase MD
 38.98°N 77.09°W (Elev. 105 m)
4:34 am EDT May 8, 2021
5am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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