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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1029.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 7:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Buchanan VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers between noon and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Isolated showers between noon and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Buchanan VA
 37.51°N 79.66°W (Elev. 1260 ft)
4:02 pm EST Feb 20, 2018
8pm EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 27, 2018
 
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