JUST IN: Fairfax County Under Tornado Watch Today

Updated 3:30 p.m. — The National Weather Service cancelled the Tornado Watch for Fairfax County around 3:20 p.m., the county tweeted. 

Earlier: Fairfax County is currently under a Tornado Watch today (Monday).

The National Weather Service said the watch will be in effect until 6 p.m.

The area is also under a Wind Advisory until 6 p.m. People can expect storms throughout the day.

Fairfax County is also under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 2:30 p.m.


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