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Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gaithersburg - Montgomery County Airport (KGAI)

Lat: 39.17°NLon: 77.17°WElev: 495ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 7 Dec 3:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Germantown MD

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Light northwest wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Light northwest wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Germantown MD
 39.18°N 77.26°W (Elev. 489 ft)
3:27 am EST Dec 7, 2016
4am EST Dec 7, 2016-6pm EST Dec 13, 2016
 
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