Latest Washington DC Weather
A major winter storm is expected to barrel up the East Coast mid-week, bringing with it the potential for significant snowfall in the Washington region.
Beginning Saturday and lasting through Monday, there is a chance snow will fall in the Washington area, but the impacts of each of the weather systems should be minimal.
An ice storm that toppled trees and downed power lines has left nearly 125,000 customers in the dark around the Washington region.
For many Washington area residents, this is proving to be the winter that just won’t end.
Some areas in Virginia could see up to a foot of a snow by Wednesday afternoon.
The average temperature statewide for Alaska was 22 degrees Wednesday.
The coldest, most dangerous blast of polar air in decades gripped the Midwest and pushed toward the East and South on Monday, closing schools and day care centers, grounding flights and forcing people to pull their hoods and scarves tight to protect exposed skin from nearly instant frostbite.
The Washington area got hit with its second blast of winter weather in three days Tuesday, shutting down federal agencies and most public school school systems in the D.C. area.
The D.C. area is in-line for a wintry mix, as snow, sleet and freezing rain are expected to mix with cold temperatures throughout the day on Sunday.