Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly between 9pm and midnight, then rain likely after midnight.  Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 47 by 4pm. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 8pm, then patchy drizzle after 8pm.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly between 9pm and midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 47 by 4pm. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 8pm, then patchy drizzle after 8pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.29°N 79.98°W (Elev. 1066 ft)
10:01 am EDT Oct 24, 2020
10am EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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