Washington, DC

51.3°F / 10.7°C
Overcast
Humidity: 89%
Dew Point: 48°F / 9°C
Wind: North at 4.0 mph / 6.4 km/h
Wind Gust: 7.0 mph / 11.3 km/h
Pressure: 29.65 in / 1004 hPa (Steady)
Visibility: 10.0 miles / 16.1 kilometers
Clouds: Mostly Cloudy (BKN) : 1100 ft / 335 m
Overcast (OVC) : 1600 ft / 487 m
Yesterday's Maximum: 60°F / 16°C
Yesterday's Minimum: 53°F / 12°C
UV: 0 out of 16
Sunrise:6:05 AM EDT
Sunset:8:04 PM EDT
Moon Rise:5:29 AM EDT
Moon Set:6:51 PM EDT
Moon Phase Waning Crescent
Marine Forecast & Tides
NOAA Weather Radio
SPECI KDCA 051018Z 04008KT 10SM BKN011 OVC016 11/09 A2965 RMK AO2 DZE15 P0000 T01060089
As of: 6:23 AM EDT on May 05, 2016
Observed at: Eckington Pl, NE, Washington, DC

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Forecast

Today
cloudy
59° | 52°F
15° | 11°C
Friday
rain
57° | 50°F
14° | 10°C
Saturday
chancetstorms
72° | 59°F
22° | 15°C
Today is forecast to be
Cooler than yesterday.
Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until midnight EDT tonight...
Rest of the Overnight
Cloudy. Lows around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Today
Cloudy. A chance of showers...mainly in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tonight
Showers...mainly after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Friday
Showers. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Friday Night
Showers...mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
As of: 4:29 am EDT on May 5, 2016 from station 20001
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Scientific Forecaster Discussion

Warnings & Notices

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 4:12 am EDT on May 5, 2016

... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

* tidal anomaly... around one foot above normal.

* Timing... around each high tide through this evening. Water
levels will remain elevated for the next few days and
additional advisories are likely through Saturday.

* Expected impacts... minor inundation of low-lying shoreline.

Here are the times of the next high tides

Washington Channel... 7:14 am and 7:47 PM...
Alexandria... 7:32 am and 8:05 PM...

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.




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