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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 27 Apr 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:31 pm EDT Apr 27, 2017
9pm EDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm EDT May 4, 2017
 
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