Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 6 Dec 7:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Rain, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all rain after 1pm.  High near 44. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Rain/Sleet

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 41. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all rain after 1pm. High near 44. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 41. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of rain showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
6:50 am EST Dec 6, 2016
8am EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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