Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1032.1 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 29 Feb 11:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Buchanan VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. East wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly before 9am.  High near 62. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light north wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 40. East wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain, mainly before 9am. High near 62. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Light north wind.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Buchanan VA
 37.55°N 79.63°W (Elev. 883 ft)
11:00 pm EST Feb 29, 2024
12am EST Mar 1, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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