Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into Ohio/Tennessee Valleys; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will be possible from the Lower Mississippi Valley into parts of the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will persist across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain after 8pm.  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 8pm 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. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  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. Light and variable 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 80. 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: 80 °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 70%.

    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 after 8pm. 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 8pm 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. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. 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. Light and variable 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 80. 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 70%.
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 VA
 37.29°N 79.98°W (Elev. 1066 ft)
7:30 pm EDT Sep 23, 2018
7pm EDT Sep 23, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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