Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 6 Oct 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Silver Spring MD

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 41.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light northwest wind.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Silver Spring MD
 39°N 77.03°W (Elev. 344 ft)
4:29 am EDT Oct 6, 2022
6am EDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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