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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

9°C

48°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 1015.6 mb (29.99 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill7°C (45°F)
Last update 24 Apr 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Mon

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 10. Northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 10 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 9. Northeast wind around 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. North wind 11 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 10. Northeast wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 9. Northeast wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 17. North wind 11 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 304 m)
4:01 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
6am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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