Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Light Rain

53°F

12°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.6 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 6 May 4:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 55. North wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 48. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 55. North wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 9pm. Low around 48. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VASimilar City Names
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
4:27 pm EDT May 6, 2016
5pm EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 13, 2016
 
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