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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 1:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 6 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 71. South wind 8 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 71. South wind 8 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Washington DC
 38.89°N 77°W (Elev. 52 ft)
12:27 am EST Feb 24, 2017
2am EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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