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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke Regional Airport 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

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely, mainly before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly between 10am and 2pm, then showers after 2pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 52. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 46. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 56. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely, mainly before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, mainly between 10am and 2pm, then showers after 2pm. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 52. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 46. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers. High near 56. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke Regional Airport VA
 37.34°N 79.97°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
1:31 am EDT Apr 23, 2017
2am EDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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