• Tonight

    Dec 24

    Lo 47°

    Cloudy with heavy showers

    Hair Frizz Weather
    • Wind
      Gust
      14 mph
    • Precip
      87%
    • Hours of Precip
      8.5
  • Thu

    Dec 25

    52°Lo 30°

    Windy with clouds breaking

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      39 mph
    • Precip
      2%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Fri

    Dec 26

    52°Lo 29°

    Sunny to partly cloudy

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    • Precip
      4%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Dec 27

    55°Lo 36°

    Mostly sunny and mild

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Dec 28

    54°Lo 39°

    Rain and drizzle possible

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 57° RealFeel® 54° Precipitation 87%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • SSE 2 mph
  • Gusts: 14 mph

Heavy rain and a t-storm; fog this afternoon; watch for flooding on streets and poor drainage areas

  • Max UV Index: 1 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 30%
  • Precipitation: 0.33 in
  • Rain: 0.33 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 5.5 hrs
Lo 47° RealFeel® 37° Precipitation 71%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • W 10 mph
  • Gusts: 38 mph

Cloudy and mild with a couple of heavy showers around until after midnight; breezy late

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 29%
  • Precipitation: 0.64 in
  • Rain: 0.64 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs

Temperature History - Dec 24

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 12/24/2013
High 57° 43° 65° (1990) 40°
Low 47° 26° (1983) 23°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:24 AM with 9:26 of sunlight, then sets at 4:50 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:15 AM with 10:55 of moolight, then sets at 8:10 PM

Laurel Weather Report

Typical Winter Cold to Avoid DC Until Next Week

December 24, 2014; 10:13 PM ET

While blustery winds will howl on Christmas Day, Washington, D.C., will continue to escape more typical winter cold until next week. more >

The History Behind the UV Index

Nov 12, 2012; 5:00 AM ET The UV index has been around since the early 1990s. It was created to help you plan outdoor activities in hopes to limit overexposure to the sun. Jeannette Calle has more.

Wed. Hair Frizz

Wed. Wind Maps

Wed. UV Index