• Tonight

    May 4

    Lo 52°

    Cloudy with a few showers

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      80%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
  • Thu

    May 5

    58°Lo 52°

    A brief shower or two

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      8
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    60°Lo 51°

    Occasional rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      87%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      6.5
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    69°Lo 56°

    Warmer with a passing shower

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      25%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    72°Lo 49°

    A morning shower or t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      84%
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 61° RealFeel® 65° Precipitation 45%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.03 in
  • Rain: 0.03 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 52° RealFeel® 50° Precipitation 80%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • ENE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Considerable clouds with a couple of showers

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.4 in
  • Rain: 0.4 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs

Temperature History - May 4

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  Today Normal Record 5/4/2015
High 61° 72° 93° (1928) 84°
Low 52° 53° 39° (1986) 56°

Solunar Information for Shaw, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:06 AM with 13:58 of sunlight, then sets at 8:04 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 4:49 AM with 12:50 of moolight, then sets at 5:39 PM

Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
Last

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