• Today

    Oct 24

    68°Lo 43°

    Mostly sunny and breezy

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      30 mph
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Oct 25

    68°Lo 50°

    Sunny and pleasant

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

    Oct 26

    68°Lo 42°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      21 mph
    • Precip
      0%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Oct 27

    68°Lo 51°

    Sunny and pleasant

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Tue

    Oct 28

    77°Lo 57°

    Sunshine and patchy clouds

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
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Hi 68° RealFeel® 64° Precipitation 1%

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  • NW 14 mph
  • Gusts: 30 mph

Mostly sunny and breezy

  • Max UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 43° RealFeel® 42° Precipitation 3%

Night

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  • NNW 5 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

Clear to partly cloudy

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

Temperature History - Oct 24

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  Today Normal Record 10/24/2013
High 68° 66° N/A 54°
Low 43° 48° N/A 42°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:26 AM with 10:51 of sunlight, then sets at 6:17 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:03 AM with 10:53 of moolight, then sets at 6:56 PM

Terra Cotta Weather Report

DC: Warmup to Follow Sunny, Breezy Weekend

October 24, 2014; 1:55 AM ET

As the nor'easter moves towards Nova Scotia and Newfoundland, sunshine will return for the weekend and early next week in the Washington, D.C., area. 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.

Fri. Hair Frizz

Fri. Wind Maps

Fri. UV Index