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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

4°C

39°F

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 1038.5 mb (30.67 in)
Dewpoint -15°C (5°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 9. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. South wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain between 9am and 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 16. South wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 16 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 9. Calm wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. South wind around 11 km/h.
Friday
A slight chance of rain between 9am and 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 16. South wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 6 m)
10:27 am EDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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