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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding from Gulf Coast to Southern Mid-Atlantic

A slow moving front will provide the focus for locally heavy rain from the Gulf Coast and Southeast states to the southern Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday. Localized flash flooding will be possible with the heavier thunderstorms. Also, some of these thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts in parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 60. East wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 60. East wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
1:27 am EDT May 23, 2017
4am EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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