Slow System Impacts Southern California and Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Over The East

A slow moving storm system will deliver heavy mountain snow and rainfall to southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The locally heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Belvoir (KDAA)

Lat: 38.72°NLon: 77.18°WElev: 69ft.

A Few Clouds

64°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Apr 6:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franconia VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Rain. High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Franconia VA
 38.77°N 77.13°W (Elev. 102 ft)
4:33 pm EDT Apr 7, 2020
7pm EDT Apr 7, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 14, 2020
 
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