Heavy Rainfall Threat The Next Few Days Across The Eastern U.S.

A strong cold front will gradually push through the Eastern U.S. over the next few days and will likely produce heavy rain and severe weather. The rainfall may become excessive and result in flash flooding. Flash flood watches are currently in effect from the coastal Carolinas to the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Moneta VA

Flash Flood Watch September 21, 02:00pm until September 22, 11:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 71. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 67. East wind around 8 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 75. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely.  Low around 58. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 50.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 71. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 67. East wind around 8 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 75. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Low around 58. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Moneta VA
 37.15°N 79.66°W (Elev. 994 ft)
1:31 pm EDT Sep 21, 2021
1pm EDT Sep 21, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2021
 
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