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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1003.3 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 13 Dec 10:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 24. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 24. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.91°N 77.05°W (Elev. 89 ft)
9:27 pm EST Dec 13, 2017
11pm EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 20, 2017
 
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