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Heavy Rain Expected in the Northeast; Strong Thunderstorms Possible in Texas

A slow-moving low pressure center will shift into the Northeast today, bringing heavy rain to some areas, especially coastal Maine. The rain combined with snowmelt has increased the threat for flooding in parts of New England. At the southern end of the front, isolated strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 25 Apr 8:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Occasional drizzle with scattered showers before 10am, then scattered showers after 10am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind around 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Occasional drizzle with scattered showers before 10am, then scattered showers after 10am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain likely after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind around 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:28 am EDT Apr 25, 2018
9am EDT Apr 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 1, 2018
 
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