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Strong thunderstorms are possible from southwestern Texas to northern Maine on Saturday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Saturday from southwestern Texas to northern Maine. Primary threats will be damaging wind gusts with marginally severe hail also possible. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall could produce flash flooding from the lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley.
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Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.23 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 11:54 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy late this evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Light and variable winds...becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 10 mph in the evening...becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Light and variable winds...becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening...becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning... Then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday Night
Cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Tuesday Through Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the lower 60s.
Friday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
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1130 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015
 
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