Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Another storm system is expected to bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Ohio Valley to the Middle Atlantic and the northeast. Strong winds and bitter cold temperatures will also impact the northern Great Lake States.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: -77.29°WElev: 312ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.54 in (1000.6 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 9 Feb 1:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Occasional rain and snow showers.  High near 37. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain and snow showers before 9pm, then scattered snow showers between 9pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Occasional rain and snow showers. High near 37. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered rain and snow showers before 9pm, then scattered snow showers between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
2:22 pm EST Feb 9, 2016
2pm EST Feb 9, 2016-6pm EST Feb 15, 2016
 
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