• Today

    Dec 21

    45°Lo 32°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      7 mph
    • Precip
      1%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Mon

    Dec 22

    43°Lo 39°

    Cloudy with rain developing

    Watch for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      9 mph
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      5
    more
  • Tue

    Dec 23

    51°Lo 49°

    Not as cool and misty

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      8 mph
    • Precip
      56%
    • Hours of Precip
      9
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 24

    65°Lo 51°

    Rain and a thunderstorm

    Advisory for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      32 mph
    • Precip
      75%
    • Hours of Precip
      8
    more
  • Thu

    Dec 25

    54°Lo 38°

    Partly sunny; windy, cooler

    Unlikely for hair frizz
    • Wind
      Gust
      29 mph
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
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Hi 45° RealFeel® 48° Precipitation 1%

Day

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W

  • N 2 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Clouds giving way to some sun

  • Max UV Index: 2 (Low)
  • 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 32° RealFeel® 30° Precipitation 19%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • E 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

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 - Dec 21

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  Today Normal Record 12/21/2013
High 45° 45° 72° (2013) 72°
Low 32° 31° (1942) 51°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:23 AM with 9:26 of sunlight, then sets at 4:49 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:37 AM with 10:17 of moolight, then sets at 4:54 PM

Washington City Weather Report

DC: Quiet Weekend Weather to be Followed by Christmas Eve Storm

December 21, 2014; 4:20 AM ET

Following benign weather this weekend, a major storm will affect Washington, D.C., much of the East and Midwest on Christmas Eve. 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.

Sun. Hair Frizz

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