Powerful Storm Impacting Parts of Alaska; Threat of Locally Heavy Rainfall Persists in the Southwest

A powerful autumn storm is forecast to impact the Far North region and West-Central coasts of Alaska during the next few days with high winds, coastal flooding, high surf, and beach erosion. Elsewhere, mainly quiet weather is forecast across the continental United States, although locally heavy showers and thunderstorms remain possible across the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32° N Lon: 79.97° W Elev: 1175 ft.




Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 7 Oct 4:54 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Franklin County

Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Sunny. Much cooler with highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night Through Tuesday
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Tuesday Night Through Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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502 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

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