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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Drizzle

14°C

58°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 1005.8 mb (29.72 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 24 May 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 18. Light east wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Low around 13. East wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 18. Light east wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Low around 13. East wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 304 m)
5:31 am EDT May 24, 2017
7am EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 30, 2017
 
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