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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32° N Lon: 79.97° W Elev: 1175 ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Jul 4:54 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Botetourt County

Tonight
Cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms this evening, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the evening. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Saturday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
Sunday Night Through Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Tuesday And Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the lower 60s.
Wednesday Through Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. Lows in the lower 60s.



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431 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017
 
 

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