Severe thunderstorms possible today in the southern mid-Atlantic; also in the northern Plains tonight

Scattered strong-to-severe thunderstorms capable of large hail and damaging winds are expected across parts of the mid-Atlantic and Carolinas today, with more isolated activity extending westward across the Ozarks. Scattered-to-isolated severe storms are also expected across the northern Plains this evening and overnight with large hail and locally damaging winds.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 24 Jun 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between 7am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between 7am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
4:00 pm EDT Jun 24, 2016
4pm EDT Jun 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 30, 2016
 
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