Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical 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.

Partly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 7:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Falls Church VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light south wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light south wind.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Falls Church VA
 38.88°N 77.17°W (Elev. 312 ft)
6:29 am EST Mar 3, 2024
8am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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