Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1027.0 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 17 Jan 11:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Copper Hill VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain and snow after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly after 10am.  High near 45. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain and snow after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 45. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Copper Hill VA
 37.08°N 80.09°W (Elev. 1699 ft)
11:01 am EST Jan 17, 2019
12pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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