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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Dec 1:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of sprinkles and flurries.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated flurries before 1am, then isolated snow showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of sprinkles and flurries. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated flurries before 1am, then isolated snow showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
12:27 am EST Dec 13, 2017
2am EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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