Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fog

63°F

17°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 23 Oct 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

Dense Fog Advisory until October 23, 10:00am
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    Dense Fog Advisory until October 23, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Fri

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of drizzle.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Areas Drizzle

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of drizzle.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Areas Drizzle

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Areas of drizzle. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Areas of drizzle. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
7:33 am EDT Oct 23, 2020
7am EDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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