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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 30 Apr 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA
 37.44°N 79.62°W (Elev. 2631 ft)
2:01 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
2pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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