Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: -77.29°WElev: 312ft.

A Few Clouds

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NW 16 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1031.2 mb)
Dewpoint -6°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-3°F (-19°C)
Last update 13 Feb 11:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VASimilar City Names

Winter Storm Watch February 15, 01:00am until February 16, 10:00am
Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 09:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -4. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely before 1pm, then snow and sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then freezing rain and sleet after 4pm.  High near 31. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Wintry
    Mix

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain before midnight, then rain or freezing rain.  Low around 31. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Freezing Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -4. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Snow likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely before 1pm, then snow and sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then freezing rain and sleet after 4pm. High near 31. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Freezing rain before midnight, then rain or freezing rain. Low around 31. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VASimilar City Names
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
9:34 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
12am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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