Strong Cold Front Crossing Great Lakes and Northeast U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Southern California

A strong cold front will bring brisk to high winds across portions of the Great Lakes and the Northeast this weekend. Cold air arriving behind the front will trigger lake-effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes and accumulating snow over the higher terrain of the Northeast. Gusty offshore winds will maintain elevated fire weather conditions this weekend across coastal southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1029.5 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 31 Oct 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Buchanan VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 33.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Buchanan VA
 37.54°N 79.74°W (Elev. 997 ft)
5:01 pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
5pm EDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm EST Nov 7, 2020
 
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