Unsettled Weather Returns to the Southwest; Moderating Temperatures Over the East

A large area of high pressure will bring mainly quiet weather to much of the South and East Coast through Saturday with gradually moderating temperatures. Meanwhile, rain and mountain snow will develop across the Southwest U.S., along with the risk of a few thunderstorms. Precipitation will also slowly expand into the Great Basin, Sierra Nevada, and Colorado Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

-2°C

29°F

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed N 20 km/h
Barometer 1035.5 mb (30.57 in)
Dewpoint -13°C (8°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-7°C (19°F)
Last update 21 Feb 10:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 3. North wind 11 to 18 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -7. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -7 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 11. Southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 12. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 3. North wind 11 to 18 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -7. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 11. Southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 12. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Monday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 122 m)
9:33 am EST Feb 21, 2020
11am EST Feb 21, 2020-6pm EST Feb 27, 2020
 
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