Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jul 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Roanoke VA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.98°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:30 am EDT Jul 16, 2019
8am EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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