Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 6 Dec 12:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind around 6 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, possibly mixed with sleet after 8am, becoming all rain after 2pm.  High near 40. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Rain/Sleet

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 2am.  Low around 40. North wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Rain, possibly mixed with sleet after 8am, becoming all rain after 2pm. High near 40. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 2am. Low around 40. North wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria VA
 38.83°N 77.09°W (Elev. 249 ft)
12:27 am EST Dec 6, 2016
1am EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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