Sunday Brings Heat Relief For Some; Flash Flood Threat Along Cold Front

A cold front shifting across the Central Plains, Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast on Sunday will bring some relief from the heat with cooler and drier air. Excessive heat holds Sunday roughly south of I-70. Heavy rain from thunderstorms along the front may bring flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

26°C

78°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 11 km/h
Barometer 1014.9 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 21 Jul 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke Regional Airport VA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. West wind 10 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. West wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke Regional Airport VA
 37.34°N 79.97°W (Elev. 335 m)
7:00 am EDT Jul 21, 2019
7am EDT Jul 21, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2019
 
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