Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 May 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Buchanan VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Buchanan VA
 37.56°N 79.68°W (Elev. 2375 ft)
7:31 pm EDT May 7, 2021
10pm EDT May 7, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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