Coastal Low to impact the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast; Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest

A Coastal Low moving north along the East coast will produce heavy rain across the Mid-Atlantic; areas of snow, locally heavy in the Northeast; and strong, potentially, damaging winds. In the Midwest, rainfall may worsen on historically catastrophic flooding this weekend. In the West, active Pacific storms will bring rain and mountain snow, locally heavy. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 21 Mar 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E The Plains VA

Flood Watch until March 22, 12:00am
Flood Warning until March 21, 10:00pm
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Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Watch until March 22, 12:00am
    Flood Warning until March 21, 10:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 42. North wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 39. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 31.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 42. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 39. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E The Plains VA
 38.87°N 77.69°W (Elev. 682 ft)
4:34 pm EDT Mar 21, 2019
4pm EDT Mar 21, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 28, 2019
 
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