Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

Heavy, accumulating snow is likely today in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada. Another Bering Sea storm will bring strong winds and heavy precipitation to the Aleutians and southwest Alaska into Thursday. Light snow is expected from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast. A widespread and significant winter storm is expected to move into the Central Rockies and High Plains Thursday into Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

3°C

37°F

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NE 9 km/h
Barometer 1020.3 mb (30.13 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (22°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill0°C (32°F)
Last update 8 Dec 2:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around -1. Calm wind.

    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 11am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a high near 6. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 6 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, with a high near 7. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around -1. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 11am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a high near 6. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 7. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 13. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Washington DC
 38.92°N 77.08°W (Elev. 37 m)
12:31 am EST Dec 8, 2021
2am EST Dec 8, 2021-6pm EST Dec 14, 2021
 
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