Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

A Few Clouds

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 64. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 64. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
8:00 am EDT May 28, 2016
8am EDT May 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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