Hurricane Irene Update (Sunday 9:45 a.m.)

Hurricane Irene has passed our area for the most part. Here are a few updates on the storm and what to expect today:

  • Eastern portions of Fairfax County have received up to 4” rain. 
  • Middle and western portions of the county have received 2” of rain. 
  • Wind gusts of up to 40 mph are expected until early afternoon and will decrease to 25 mph by mid to late afternoon.  
  • The Flood Warning has expired.
  • Tonight – clear skies with wind between 5 to 10 mph.



About Fairfax County Emergency Information

Official emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.