The Washington Post

Freezing rain has become the dominant precipitation type and, through the evening, ice accumulation is a concern in our colder areas.

D.C. area radar and lightning loop

Movement of precipitation, severe warnings and lightning strikes (alternative lightning map) over past two hours. Refresh page to update.
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Interactive weather map

Click and hold on map to pan to other areas around the world. Double click or scroll to zoom. Options on the bottom will add more data like radar, watches and warnings, and snowfall totals. Powered by iMap.

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D.C. Area Almanac

 
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Today in Weather History

Big snow, 1854: Storm brought 1-2 feet of snow from parts of the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast. A foot of snow fell in NYC.