Gusty Winds, Then Turning Chilly in DC

By , Meteorologist
November 17, 2013; 1:09 PM ET
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Gusty winds will hit the D.C. area Sunday night, threatening flight delays, before much colder air is on the way through midweek.

Gusts up to 40 mph will blast the area late-Sunday night as a cold front passes through the area. Be sure to bring in any loose objects or any outdoor furniture to prevent them from being thrown around.

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The gusty winds may cause flight delays overnight at Washington Dulles International and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.

Following the blast of wind, colder air will be ushered into the area by Monday night and Tuesday. AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will be as much as 20 degrees lower on Tuesday compared to Monday.

The chilly weather will stick around through midweek, with Wednesday's high topping out in the low 50s.


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