Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Rain

44°F

7°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 6:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Paint Bank VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain, mainly before 5pm.  High near 40. East wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly before midnight, then a slight chance of light rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly before 5pm. High near 40. East wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain, mainly before midnight, then a slight chance of light rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Paint Bank VA
 37.54°N 80.22°W (Elev. 3009 ft)
5:00 am EST Dec 6, 2016
7am EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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