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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

29°C

85°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 1015.2 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (85°F)
Last update 19 Aug 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33.

    Hot

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 304 m)
10:01 am EDT Aug 19, 2017
1pm EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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