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

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 26 Feb 2:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Washington DC, Reagan National Airport VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of sprinkles.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of sprinkles before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before noon, then showers, mainly after noon.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 33. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of sprinkles. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of sprinkles before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Rain likely before noon, then showers, mainly after noon. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Washington DC, Reagan National Airport VA
 38.86°N 77°W (Elev. 39 ft)
12:30 am EST Feb 26, 2024
3am EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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