Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Roanoke VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 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 Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 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.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. 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 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Roanoke VA
 37.29°N 80°W (Elev. 1043 ft)
1:30 am EDT Aug 18, 2019
3am EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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