Wintry Start to April from the Northern Rockies to the Northern Plains; Intense Storm Off the East Coast

Heavy snow and below normal temperatures will continue to shift across the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains behind a cold front through Friday. Ahead of the front, a wintry mix including some freezing rain is forecast to develop across the eastern Dakotas into the Upper Midwest by Thursday. A strong storm off the Mid-Atlantic coast is producing hurricane-force winds and dangerous seas today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

56°F

13°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Apr 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:33 pm EDT Apr 1, 2020
5pm EDT Apr 1, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 8, 2020
 
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