Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West

Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Fog/Mist

39°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 9:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 50. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Rain likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 50. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain between 8am and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
9:34 am EST Feb 27, 2021
10am EST Feb 27, 2021-6pm EST Mar 5, 2021
 
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