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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (1000.4 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VASimilar City Names
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
10:01 am EDT May 25, 2017
10am EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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