Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to 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. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 10:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely with areas of drizzle.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of drizzle with a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Drizzle

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Rain likely with areas of drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Areas of drizzle with a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.91°N 77.05°W (Elev. 89 ft)
10:34 am EDT Oct 24, 2020
11am EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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