Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast; Unfortunate Weekend Rain Arrives for Flood Stricken Midwest

A strong coastal storm is driving up the Northeastern seaboard; producing locally heavy rain, heavy snow, across the Adirondacks, Green and White mountains across northern New England, and strong, potentially damaging, winds. Meanwhile in the Midwest, an modest storm will arrive into the region with locally heavy rain and scattered thunderstorms this weekend, which may worsen ongoing flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.6 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 22 Mar 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke Regional Airport VA

Wind Advisory until March 23, 06:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 23, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers between midnight and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers between midnight and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke Regional Airport VA
 37.34°N 79.97°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
1:31 pm EDT Mar 22, 2019
2pm EDT Mar 22, 2019-6pm EDT Mar 28, 2019
 
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