Washington, DC

4:11 AM EST on January 20, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Shaw | | Change Station

Elev 164 ft 38.91 °N, 77.02 °W | Updated 47 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
52.5 °F
Feels Like 52.5 °F
N
1.3
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 2.2 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.36 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7500 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 51 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.20 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:23 AM 5:15 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 99% visible
SPECI KDCA 200859Z 18017G23KT 10SM -RA FEW017 BKN075 OVC090 11/09 A2936 RMK AO2 P0000 T01110089
Pressure 29.36 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 7500 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 51 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.20 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:23 AM 5:15 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 99% visible
SPECI KDCA 200859Z 18017G23KT 10SM -RA FEW017 BKN075 OVC090 11/09 A2936 RMK AO2 P0000 T01110089

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Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:44 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 11 am
EST Monday...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills between 5 and
15 below zero expected.

* Where... the District of Columbia, much of central and southern
Maryland, central and northern Virginia including the Shenandoah
Valley, and the eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.

* When... from 10 PM this evening to 11 am EST Monday.

* Additional details... the cold wind chills could result in
hypothermia if precautions are not taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.





Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:10 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 5 am to 10 am EST this
morning...

The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 5 am to
10 am EST this morning.

* Locations... shoreline in the District of Columbia.

* Tidal departure... 1.5 to 2 feet above normal.

* Timing... around the time of high tide. High tide at Washington
Channel is 6:57 am.

* Impacts... shoreline inundation is expected along portions of
the seawall adjacent to Ohio drive and the Hains Point loop
Road, and near the Tidal Basin and Jefferson Memorial. Minor
shoreline inundation up to one foot above ground is possible
elsewhere.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.





Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:30 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
7 PM EST this evening...

* timing... midday through early evening today. Highest gusts will
be during the afternoon.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 to 55 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles.