Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Boones Mill VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5am.  Patchy fog before 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely.  Low around 59. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog before 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely. Low around 59. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Boones Mill VA
 37.13°N 79.97°W (Elev. 1263 ft)
2:30 am EDT May 2, 2016
3am EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
 
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