Moderating Temperatures for the East; Developing Storm for the Plains

Temperatures will continue to moderate across the east half of the nation through at least the first half of this week. A developing storm across the Southern Plains may bring some heavy rain from the Plains to the lower Great Lakes region, a wintry mixture and accumulating snow across the Midwest and Upper Mississippi Valley into mid-week. The west remains unsettled with occasional rain and snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Partly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 3:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Light southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Light southeast wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
3:29 am EST Feb 6, 2023
4am EST Feb 6, 2023-6pm EST Feb 12, 2023
 
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