Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

A Few Clouds

33°C

91°F

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1015.4 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index34°C (94°F)
Last update 24 Jul 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 304 m)
6:31 pm EDT Jul 24, 2016
8pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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