Severe Weather Threat from the Middle Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley; Inclement Weather Continues in Southern California and the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes are expected across the middle Mississippi Valley into the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Heavy mountain snow and rainfall will continue in southern California and the Desert Southwest through late week. The heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk, especially to burn scar locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Rain

65°F

18°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Apr 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Catawba VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Catawba VA
 37.37°N 80.08°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
10:31 am EDT Apr 8, 2020
12pm EDT Apr 8, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 14, 2020
 
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