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FFXnow Daily Debrief for May 9, 2024

Good Thursday 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 9, 2024.

📅 Upcoming events

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

⛈️ Friday’s forecast

Showers and thunderstorms are expected throughout the day, with a high near 61 and an east wind of 6 to 9 mph. Precipitation chance is 70%, with rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, and potentially higher in thunderstorms. Friday night will have a likelihood of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, and a chance of showers until 2am, with a low around 48 and north wind around 7 mph. Precipitation chance is 60%, with similar rainfall amounts as during the day. 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.