Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Portions of the Plains, Mississippi Valley, and Mid South

Intense and widespread severe thunderstorms are expected Friday afternoon into the overnight hours across parts of the middle Mississippi Valley and Mid-South vicinity, eastward to the lower Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Strong and damaging wind gusts are forecast along with several strong tornadoes. Farther north, heavy snow and blizzard conditions are possible over the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.38 in (1028.7 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 30 Mar 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Silver Spring MD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 57. Southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 77. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 57. Southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 77. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Silver Spring MD
 39°N 77.03°W (Elev. 344 ft)
1:30 pm EDT Mar 30, 2023
2pm EDT Mar 30, 2023-6pm EDT Apr 5, 2023
 
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