Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

12°C

54°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 28 G 43 km/h
Barometer 1009.7 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 26 Oct 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Moneta VA

Wind Advisory until October 26, 11:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until October 26, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 23 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 21. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 23 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Friday
Showers. High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Moneta VA
 37.16°N 79.71°W (Elev. 247 m)
4:01 pm EDT Oct 26, 2021
4pm EDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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