Blistering Heat from South to West; Soggy Conditions in the East

Intense heat continues to bake much of the southern states. A weakening monsoonal pattern and shifting high pressure will allow temperatures to warm into the 90s to 100 in the Pacific Northwest, with widespread temperatures above 110 degrees in the Southwest. Ample moisture and a stalled frontal system will bring additional heavy rain across the east, which may result in localized flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 22 Jul 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely.  Low around 70. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm.  High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely. Low around 70. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
3:31 pm EDT Jul 22, 2018
4pm EDT Jul 22, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2018
 
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