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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.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke Regional Airport VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.

    Hot

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke Regional Airport VA
 37.34°N 79.97°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
7:31 am EDT Aug 19, 2017
8am EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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