Significant Winter Storm to Continue Widespread Hazardous Weather Across the East

A strengthening eastern storm will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Wednesday before tapering off on Thursday. Further south, several inches of heavy rain are forecast Wednesday into this weekend. This may lead to river flooding and flash flooding across the Mid-South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Light Freezing Rain Fog/Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1030.7 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 20 Feb 7:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Roanoke VA

Winter Storm Warning until February 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow and sleet before 10am, then freezing rain.  Areas of fog after 4pm. High near 34. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Freezing
    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Temperature rising to around 40 by 5am. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow and sleet before 10am, then freezing rain. Areas of fog after 4pm. High near 34. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Temperature rising to around 40 by 5am. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Roanoke VA
 37.27°N 79.95°W (Elev. 997 ft)
6:30 am EST Feb 20, 2019
8am EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
 
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