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FFXnow Daily Debrief for May 8, 2024

Good Wednesday evening, Fairfax County. Let’s take a look back at today’s stories and a look forward to tomorrow’s event calendar.

🕗 News recap

The following articles were published earlier today — May 8, 2024.

📅 Upcoming events

Here is what’s going on Thursday throughout the county, from our event calendar.

⛈️ Thursday’s forecast

Expect scattered showers and thunderstorms, followed by more likely showers and possible thunderstorms after 8am. The day will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 76 and light east wind increasing to 5-9 mph in the morning. There is a 70% chance of rain and potential for less than a tenth of an inch of rainfall. Thursday night, there is a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, with mostly cloudy skies, a low around 58, and east wind shifting to 6-10 mph southeast after midnight. See more from

🌅 Tonight’s sunset

The MonumentCam screenshot above is used with permission of the Trust for the National Mall and courtesy of EarthCam.

Thanks for reading! Feel free to discuss the day’s happenings in the comments.