Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gaithersburg - Montgomery County Airport (KGAI)

Lat: 39.17°NLon: 77.17°WElev: 495ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 25 Feb 11:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rockville MD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of sprinkles after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 56. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Windy

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 35. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of sprinkles after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 56. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 35. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rockville MD
 39.08°N 77.16°W (Elev. 430 ft)
9:30 pm EST Feb 25, 2024
12am EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 2, 2024
 
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