Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.
A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Barometer30.01 in (1016.6 mb)
Current conditions at
Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)
Lat: 37.33 Lon: -79.97 Elev: 1149ft.
Today Mostly sunny this morning...then mostly cloudy with a chance of rain this afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 50 percent. Tonight Rain. Lows around 40. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain near 100 percent. Saturday Rain. Cooler with highs in the mid 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain near 100 percent. Saturday Night Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Sunday Sunny. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs around 50. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent. Sunday Night And Monday Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Monday Night And Tuesday Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Tuesday Night And Wednesday Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Wednesday Night And Thursday Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
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