Cold, Wintry Blast to Impact the Eastern States; Air Quality Issues Continue in the Northwest

The Arctic Storm that has impacted the Central U.S. will now move into the East with the potential for record cold temperatures, gusty winds, and widespread areas of snow or rain and snow mixed. Heavy lake effect snows will continue for some Great Lakes areas. Meanwhile, in the West, record warmth continues; and stagnant air remains entrenched in the Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Nov 12:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of snow between 1pm and 2pm.  Temperature falling to around 38 by 5pm. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of snow between 1pm and 2pm. Temperature falling to around 38 by 5pm. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
12:33 am EST Nov 12, 2019
1am EST Nov 12, 2019-6pm EST Nov 18, 2019
 
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