Flooding Impacts Expected Across the Southwest and Southern U.S.; Heat Continues for Portions of the West

Monsoon activity will increase and generate localized flash flooding for arroyos, slot canyons, urban areas, as well as rapid rises on rivers, through this weekend from the Southwest into the Southern Plains. Excessive heat will continue over portions of central Washington and interior California today with temperatures into the 100s. Severe weather possible for the Mid-Mississippi Valley today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 19 Aug 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
1:29 pm EDT Aug 19, 2022
2pm EDT Aug 19, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2022
 
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