Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

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

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 10:54 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Roanoke

Rest Of Today
Cloudy with patchy drizzle. A slight chance of rain late this morning...then a chance of rain this afternoon. Patchy fog. Much cooler. Near steady temperature in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds...becoming southeast around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tonight
Showers. Near steady temperature in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Sunday
Thunderstorms likely. Showers. Much warmer with highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely... Mainly in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Tuesday Night Through Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the upper 40s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.



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1000 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016
 
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