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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.88°NLon: -77.11°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.60 in (1036.1 mb)
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 14 Feb 8:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Arlington VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 19 °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 32. Southeast 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: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Freezing Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain or freezing rain likely, becoming all rain after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 7 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 32. Southeast 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. Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain or freezing rain likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Arlington VA
 38.88°N 77.11°W (Elev. 249 ft)
9:34 am EST Feb 14, 2016
9am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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