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D.C.-area and worldwide weather news from the Washington Post | contact: weather@washpost.com
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Capital Weather Gang 1h
It’s Saturday so of course it’s raining. No break in sight. A cold rain, too - temps near 40. Lovely.
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Capital Weather Gang 5h
11:01 am: Some light precipitation formed ahead of the main swath south and it’s moving through. A couple sleet pellets are mixing in with this.
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Capital Weather Gang 9h
Saturday's digit: 4/10 - It’s a gloomy and eventually rainy day. But also, Saturday! Snow potential index: 1/10 (→): Nothing too tangible looms. The pattern becomes more conducive later next week. Ian, CWG
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Capital Weather Gang 11h
D.C.-area forecast: Rain arrives today, and it’s heavy at times tonight, then strong winds take over Sunday
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Capital Weather Gang 23h
PM Update: Soaking rain develops Saturday before soaring temperatures and surging winds on Sunday
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
Mid-Atlantic ski conditions are strong, but headed downhill with weekend rain:
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
Replying to @sigvoice
It was moderately difficult... Models forecasts ranged from 1 to 7 inches right around Washington... but based on the pattern and how snow tends to distribute itself in these situations, we went with our experience and it worked out.
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
"This was a very cold and highly unusual event for northern Arizona." Flagstaff, Arizona's 35.9 inches of snow Thursday shattered a single-day snowfall record which stood for over 100 years: 31 inches from 1915. More info:
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
NEW: ‘Highly unusual event’ leaves Arizona digging out from a 36-inch snowfall that shattered records:
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
Congrats, DC! More info: Chart by
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
NEW: Washington’s winter snowfall has eclipsed normal and tops Philadelphia, New York and Boston:
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Jeff Thiebert Feb 22
The falls are amazing today What an amazing river and natural treasure of our region
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
Minneapolis, St. Cloud, and Eau Claire have all posted their snowiest Februaries in recorded history. Now, the same storm that snowed in Los Angeles and Las Vegas may bring blizzard conditions to this same region over the weekend. More info:
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
NEW: It’s the snowiest February on record in Minneapolis and a blizzard could hit this weekend:
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
Replying to @avelino @raju and 3 others
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
"[Flakes were] falling in West Hollywood, Pasadena, Thousand Oaks, atop the Santa Monica Mountains overlooking Malibu, and in the passes separating the metro Los Angeles area from the Central Valley and High Desert."
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Capital Weather Gang Feb 22
D.C.-area forecast: Gray days ahead with a few raindrops possible today. Steadier rain may arrive Saturday.
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