My Severe Weather Outlook

Severe Weather Risks for Washington (latitude 38.9047, longitude -77.0163)

This feature is experimental and for now, shows times in UTC instead of local time.

most recent update: Sunday @ 00:51 Z

Day 1-3 outlooks

Sunday, July 14th low/no risk
Sunday, July 14th General Thunderstorms Risk
Monday, July 15th General Thunderstorms Risk

Day 4-8 outlooks

If unknown/low, check back later for updates.

Tuesday, July 16th unknown/low risk
Wednesday, July 17th unknown/low risk
Thursday, July 18th unknown/low risk
Friday, July 19th unknown/low risk
Saturday, July 20th unknown/low risk

More information about tornado/wind/hail risks on severe weather

Washington, DC Severe Weather Outlook

Washington, DC is located in District of Columbia county District of Columbia, roughly centered around latitude 38.9047 and longitude -77.0163 (open location in openstreetmap).

Below is the state-wide District of Columbia severe weather outlook. If you're interested in other states or to see the outlook for the entire US, visit the main page.

Washington, DC Severe Weather Outlook Next 3 Days

Washington, District of Columbia's NWS office: Baltimore MD/Washington, DC (LWX)

Washington, District of Columbia's National Weather Service forecast office is Baltimore MD/Washington, DC . Its short name is LWX . You may see this code referenced in URLs and forecasts. For instance, the direct URL for your local NWS office is

Washington, DC (LWX) County Warning Area

Different NWS offices are responsible for the forecasts and warnings for different counties/parishes/boroughs. This geographic region is called the County Warning Area (CWA). The CWA borders can sometimes seem quite arbitrary.

Here is today's severe weather outlook highlighting the counties that the Baltimore MD/Washington, DC NWS office is responsible for: Severe Weather Outlook for Washington, DC and surrounding areas

Current hazard map for Washington, DC and the surrounding area

Click the image to go to the Baltimore MD/Washington, DC NWS site to find out more about the current hazards. Current weather hazards map for Washington, DC and the surrounding area

For reference, see the US hazards map below. However, if there are any hazardous weather outlooks in effect (this is their color) , they will appear on the local map above, but not on the national map below. US CONUS current hazards map

Location details for Washington, District of Columbia