Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly between 9pm and 4am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.  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: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly between 9pm and 4am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm 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 chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VASimilar City Names
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:30 pm EDT Sep 23, 2018
9pm EDT Sep 23, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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