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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1031.3 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 11:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Winter Weather Advisory January 16, 09:00pm until January 17, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 26. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 26. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
12:28 pm EST Jan 16, 2018
12pm EST Jan 16, 2018-6pm EST Jan 22, 2018
 
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