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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 19 Aug 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Roanoke VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light northwest wind.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light southeast wind.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 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
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
10:31 pm EDT Aug 19, 2017
10pm EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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