Tropical Storm Forecast to Impact Southeast US This Weekend

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen to a Tropical Storm. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States and dangerous rip currents. Flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 10:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
10:27 pm EDT May 27, 2016
11pm EDT May 27, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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