Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Western U.S., Inclement Weather Expected Over The East

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, strong winds, and rough surf to coastal locations from northern California to the Northwest U.S. into the weekend. Heavy snow will be likely across the Intermountain West. Over the Eastern U.S., low pressure will gather strength and move up the eastern seaboard through Saturday bringing ice, rain, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Fog/Mist

40°F

4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.7 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 14 Dec 3:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of rain.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly before 2pm.  Areas of fog before noon. High near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of rain. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Rain, mainly before 2pm. Areas of fog before noon. High near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
3:32 am EST Dec 14, 2019
4am EST Dec 14, 2019-6pm EST Dec 20, 2019
 
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