Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 77.03°WElev: 13ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed N 16 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely with areas of drizzle before 9pm, then areas of drizzle with a chance of rain after 9pm.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain between 9am and noon.  Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely with areas of drizzle before 9pm, then areas of drizzle with a chance of rain after 9pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain between 9am and noon. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
4:33 pm EDT Oct 24, 2020
5pm EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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