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/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1023.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 25 Oct 12:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Reston VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Periods of rain.  High near 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely with areas of drizzle before 11pm, then areas of drizzle with a chance of rain after 11pm.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  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

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Periods of rain. High near 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain likely with areas of drizzle before 11pm, then areas of drizzle with a chance of rain after 11pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. 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 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Reston VA
 38.97°N 77.36°W (Elev. 430 ft)
11:03 am EDT Oct 25, 2020
1pm EDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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