Dan Stillman

Meteorologist and editor for the Capital Weather Gang
Dan Stillman is a meteorologist and editor for the Capital Weather Gang. He earned an M.S. in Meteorology from Texas A&M University, and a B.S. in Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences from the University of Michigan.
Latest from Dan Stillman

D.C.-area forecast: Brighter and less humid by this afternoon, then delightful Thursday

Dry weather should prevail later today through the holiday weekend, which turns hot and humid by Labor Day.

August 30, 2023

August 30 morning weather update

The inside scoop on D.C. weather.

August 30, 2023

Idalia’s dreaded rapid intensification is becoming the norm for gulf storms

In recent years, hurricanes Michael, Laura, Ida and Ian all saw huge leaps in intensity leading up to landfall over warmer-than-normal gulf waters.

August 29, 2023

Where will Hurricane Idalia hit hardest? Here’s the outlook for 6 cities.

Forecasts for Tallahassee, Tampa, Sarasota, Gainesville, Jacksonville and Savannah.

August 29, 2023

D.C.-area forecast: Comfortably warm today, then more humid as storm chances return

Temperatures remain below average through tomorrow, then Friday brings the heat.

August 23, 2023

August 23 morning weather update

The inside scoop on D.C. weather.

August 23, 2023

August 22 morning weather update

The inside scoop on D.C. weather.

August 22, 2023

5 tropical systems line up as Atlantic hurricane season springs to life

Two are likely to impact land: Franklin, already affecting the Caribbean, and an unnamed system that prompted tropical storm watches and warnings in Texas.

August 21, 2023

Hurricane Hilary heads for California, Southwest with rare tropical storm conditions

And it’s not just the amount of rain from the now Category 4 storm that has forecasters concerned, but how quickly it could fall.

August 18, 2023

Hurricane Hilary could bring ‘high impact’ deluge to California, Southwest

Tropical Storm Hilary is forecast to become a hurricane before its remnants sweep north toward California with multiple hazards Saturday to Tuesday.

August 17, 2023