Winter Storm to Bring Harzardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Partly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed N 14 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.70 in (1039.5 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 17 Jan 2:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 11am, then snow and sleet likely between 11am and 2pm, then rain and sleet after 2pm.  High near 37. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 35. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Saturday
Snow likely before 11am, then snow and sleet likely between 11am and 2pm, then rain and sleet after 2pm. High near 37. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before 8pm. Low around 35. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
2:06 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
3pm EST Jan 17, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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