Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms are possible from the central Plains into the Great Lakes today, Friday and Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1026.4 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jun 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Catawba VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. 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
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Catawba VA
 37.37°N 80.08°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
2:00 pm EDT Jun 24, 2021
3pm EDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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