Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 1:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VASimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Scattered showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VASimilar City Names
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
1:32 am EDT May 19, 2022
2am EDT May 19, 2022-6pm EDT May 25, 2022
 
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