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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Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.89°NLon: -77.02°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.57 in (1035.0 mb)
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 14 Feb 6:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 09:00am
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  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 8 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 33. 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: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Freezing Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain or freezing rain likely, becoming all rain after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 8 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 33. 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%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain or freezing rain likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 6 to 10 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 33. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
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 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
6:34 am EST Feb 14, 2016
7am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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