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It was a close call Friday night for firefighter Nick Billups of Washington Volunteer Fire and Rescue, among the first responders to a house fire on Fodderstack Road near Washington. “I started moving [with a pike pole] what I thought was a log, but it was a gasoline can. Then the next thing…

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Rappahannock Weather

Right Now
90°
Sunny
  • Humidity: 49%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 5 mph
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:28:49 AM
  • Sunset: 08:03:17 PM

Today

A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible early. Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 72F. Winds light and variable.

Tonight

A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible early. Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 72F. Winds light and variable.

Tomorrow

Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. Hot. High around 95F. Winds light and variable.