Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Over Parts of the Eastern United States

Heavy rainfall is expected over portions of the eastern United States through Thursday. Flooding and flash flooding will be possible in some areas. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

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

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Sep 10:54 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Franklin County

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tonight
Thunderstorms likely. Showers likely...mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday
Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms...mainly in the morning. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds.
Friday
Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. A 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds.
Friday Night Through Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.



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1100 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016
 
 

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