Snow And Hazardous Travel Expected From The Rockies To The Northern Plains And Upper Midwest

A storm system will track from the Rockies to the Great Lakes through Monday. The storm will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and hazardous travel conditions. Some of the snow will be heavy at times, with accumulations approaching one foot over northern Wisconsin and Minnesota. Conditions will improve Monday night into Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Rain

36°F

2°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 Dec 5:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Buchanan VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain before 2pm, then showers likely between 2pm and 4pm.  High near 46. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm, then showers after 1pm.  High near 58. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain showers before 1am, then rain and snow showers.  Low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers between noon and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of freezing rain before noon, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain before 2pm, then showers likely between 2pm and 4pm. High near 46. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm, then showers after 1pm. High near 58. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers before 1am, then rain and snow showers. Low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers between noon and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A chance of freezing rain before noon, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Buchanan VA
 37.58°N 79.71°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
6:31 am EST Dec 9, 2019
6am EST Dec 9, 2019-6pm EST Dec 15, 2019
 
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