Severe Storms Expected Across Upper Midwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rain are expected across the Upper Mississippi Valley on Sunday, which includes the Twin Cities metro area. Meanwhile, heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flooding across the Mid Mississippi Valley and in the St. Louis metro region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 Aug 4:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Patchy Fog
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.91°N 77.05°W (Elev. 89 ft)
4:31 am EDT Aug 9, 2020
5am EDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 15, 2020
 
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