Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 10 Aug 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Moneta VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. South wind around 6 mph.

    Hot

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. South wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Moneta VA
 37.19°N 79.62°W (Elev. 801 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
4pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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