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Hot Weather and Wildfire Concerns Continue in Northwest, a Few Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest

A few severe thunderstorms can be expected Monday afternoon and evening over the western Great Lakes states, and over the middle Ohio River valley. The strongest storms will produce damaging winds and large hail. An isolated tornado or two is also possible over the middle Ohio River Valley. In the interior northwest, very hot weather and wildfire concerns will continue Monday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 29 Jun 6:54 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 10 mph...becoming southwest.
Tuesday
Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 10 mph in the evening...becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday And Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Independence Day
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
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