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Excessive Heat and Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Increase Sunday in the Plains

Strong high pressure is keeping temperatures hot across much of the west and south, with excessive Heat in the desert southwest. These conditions are also producing critical fire weather threats in the Four Corners area and interior northern California. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the Plains, Mid-South, and Mid-Atlantic this weekend; with very large hail threats in the Plains Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

College Park Airport (KCGS)

Lat: 38.98°NLon: 76.92°WElev: 49ft.

Mostly Cloudy

26°C

78°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 23 Jun 3:17 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Silver Spring MD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind around 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. North wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind around 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 8 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. North wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Silver Spring MD
 39.02°N 77.03°W (Elev. 94 m)
1:28 pm EDT Jun 23, 2018
3pm EDT Jun 23, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 30, 2018
 
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