Heavy Mountain Snow in the Northwest; Flooding Possible in the South

Heavy mountain snow and high winds have returned to the Northwestern U.S. today into Friday. Total snow accumulations could reach 3 feet in the higher elevations. Several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms tracking from the ArkLaTex into the Tennessee Valley may result in localized flash, urban, and small stream flooding into early next week, along with new river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 25 Feb 11:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 2am, then rain after 2am.  Low around 36. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly before 2pm.  High near 55. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly before 11am, then showers after 11am.  High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 2am, then rain after 2am. Low around 36. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain, mainly before 2pm. High near 55. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Rain, mainly before 11am, then showers after 11am. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VASimilar City Names
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
9:56 am EST Feb 25, 2021
12pm EST Feb 25, 2021-6pm EST Mar 3, 2021
 
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