Potential Tropical Cyclone 16 Expected To Impact The Southeast U.S. Friday Through The Weekend

Potential Tropical Cyclone 16 is forecast to intensify on Friday before making landfall over the Florida Panhandle Friday night into Saturday. Tropical storm force winds, storm surge flooding, heavy rainfall, and dangerous rip currents are expected. The system will then track northeast and bring heavy rainfall and gusty winds from Georgia through the Carolinas over the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Washington/Dulles International Airport, DC (KIAD)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 312ft.

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 17 Oct 8:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfax VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Patchy frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfax VA
 38.85°N 77.29°W (Elev. 400 ft)
7:31 pm EDT Oct 17, 2019
9pm EDT Oct 17, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 24, 2019
 
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