• Early AM

    Feb 28

    Lo 11°

    Colder

    Outdoor Barbecue Weather
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      26°
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Today

    Feb 28

    30°Lo 18°

    Sunny and quite cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      41°
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 1

    35°Lo 35°

    P.M. icy mix; cloudy and cold

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 2

    43°Lo 22°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      38°
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
  • Tue

    Mar 3

    42°Lo 39°

    Rain and sleet possible

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      30%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      39°
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
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Hi 43° RealFeel® 38° Precipitation 25%

Day

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W

  • NW 13 mph
  • Gusts: 21 mph

Clouds giving way to some sun

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 22° RealFeel® 19° Precipitation 5%

Night

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E

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W

  • ENE 6 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Mar 2

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  Today Normal Record 3/2/2014
High 43° 51° 77° (1972) 53°
Low 22° 34° 13° (1925) 36°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:40 AM with 11:22 of sunlight, then sets at 6:02 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 3:30 PM with 13:46 of moolight, then sets at 5:16 AM

Rock Creek Gardens Weather Report

DC: Less Extreme Cold, Storms in Store Next Week

February 27, 2015; 4:01 PM ET

While prolonged warmth for the Washington, D.C., area is still a long way off, temperatures will recover to less extreme levels next week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

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