Ian Battering the Florida Peninsula with Catastrophic Storm Surge, Winds, and Flooding

Ian made landfall on mainland Florida as a category 4 major hurricane near 4:30 PM ET south of Punta Gorda near Pirate Harbor. Catastrophic storm surge inundation along with destructive waves is ongoing along the southwest Florida coastline. Hurricane-force winds are expected to spread inland to central Florida near the core of Ian through early Thursday. Heavy rainfall will continue flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1028.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Vinton VA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 51. Northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 57. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 51. Northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 57. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Vinton VA
 37.24°N 79.93°W (Elev. 1257 ft)
7:30 am EDT Sep 29, 2022
8am EDT Sep 29, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2022
 
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