Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

9°C

49°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 1014.2 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Jan 8:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Chevy Chase MD

Flood Watch January 24, 04:00am until January 24, 03:00pm
Wind Advisory January 24, 04:00am until January 24, 12:00pm
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Flood Watch
Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 6. South wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 1pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 4 by 5pm. South wind 23 to 29 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 6.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 6. South wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 4 by 5pm. South wind 23 to 29 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 8 to 13 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Northwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
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Point Forecast:
Chevy Chase MD
 38.98°N 77.09°W (Elev. 105 m)
6:35 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
9pm EST Jan 23, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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