• Thu

    May 5

    67°Lo 50°

    A couple of showers possible

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      30%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      87%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    71°Lo 52°

    Mainly cloudy

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Wind
      Speed
      6 mph
  • Sat

    May 7

    71°Lo 53°

    A thunderstorm possible

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      30%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Wind
      Speed
      10 mph
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    75°Lo 56°

    Mostly cloudy, showers around

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      62%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      7%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
  • Mon

    May 9

    74°Lo 57°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      0%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      63%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
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Hi 71° RealFeel® 73° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 6 mph
  • Gusts: 9 mph

Mainly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 21%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 52° RealFeel® 48° Precipitation 55%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • SE 5 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Considerable cloudiness with a little rain

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 14%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs

Temperature History - May 6

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  Today Normal Record 5/6/2015
High 71° 73° 93° (1950) 83°
Low 52° 53° 37° (1911) 64°

Solunar Information for Washington, DC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:04 AM with 14:02 of sunlight, then sets at 8:06 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:11 AM with 13:53 of moolight, then sets at 8:04 PM

Sat, Apr 30
Last
Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
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Washington Weather Report

Rain to ease unusual northeastern US dryness but to put a damper on outdoor plans

April 30, 2016; 8:55 AM ET

Expanding rainfall will bring good news and bad news for people in the northeastern United States into early next week. more >

Trout Tactics

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