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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 6 Dec 4:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 42. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 41. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 42. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 41. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
5:10 pm EST Dec 6, 2016
5pm EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 13, 2016
 
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