Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

18°C

65°F

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 22 G 33 km/h
Barometer 1006.8 mb (29.75 in)
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 6 May 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind 10 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Northwest wind around 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Northwest wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 304 m)
4:00 pm EDT May 6, 2016
5pm EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 13, 2016
 
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