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Fire Weather Threats Continue in the West; Wintry Weather from Upper Midwest to New England

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 Northeast U.S., with locally heavier snow amounts on the lee side of the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Mostly Cloudy

33°F

1°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 14 Dec 5:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sterling VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow after 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Light west wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of snow after 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Light west wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Sterling VA
 39°N 77.44°W (Elev. 299 ft)
6:28 pm EST Dec 14, 2017
6pm EST Dec 14, 2017-6pm EST Dec 21, 2017
 
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