Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Georgetown may get some snow overnight.
The District Snow Team will deploy about 190 plows to be on their routes starting at 10 p.m. in anticipation of up to an inch of accumulated snow that could fall overnight. The snow team is a joint force supported by the Department of Public Works (DPW) and the District Department of Transportation. “Unlike previous snow events this season, roadway temperatures are well below freezing so snow likely will be on the ground when the morning rush hour gets underway,” DPW Director William O. Howland, Jr. said in a press release. The service issued a winter weather advisory that is in effect for the DC region from midnight until 9 a.m. Thursday. Temperatures will be in the upper teens and lower 20s, with winds climbing up to 10 to 20 mph. The …
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Snow or wintry mix in the forecast for Friday? Temperatures will stay below 40 degrees for a high until next Monday.
Like clockwork, the weather cooperated for the 57th presidential inauguration with sunny skies and temperatures in the 40s. After the parade down Pennsylvania Avenue, temperatures began to tumble. The metro area will likely see temperatures below freezing through Friday, according to the National Weather Service. Highs on Tuesday through Thursday won't go above 27 degrees, according to the weather service. Sunny and cold DC will see sunny skies Tuesday, with only a high of 23 degrees and with blustery winds up to 30 MPH, it will feel even chillier. Wednesday will see much the same, sunny and cold with a high of 25 degrees, but not as windy. Thursday will also be sunny with the temperatures inching up a few degrees up to 27 degrees. Snow …
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Rain and snow are in the forecast today.
Cold rain and a possibility for some rain mixed with snow are in the forecast for this afternoon in the DC area, according to the National Weather Service. The high temperature will be near 40 degrees. The weather service says snow accumulation will be less than half an inch and the chance of the snow sticking around is low. Evening temperatures will reach 34 degrees and with a northwest wind around 34 mph. Roads may be slick for your evening commute. DC Alerts sent residents a message warning that a Hypothermia Alert will be in effect Wednesday night, beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday's forecast calls for wind and temperatures in the low 50s.