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3:30 PM ET 7/4/2020

Located 7 mi. south KROA (South Roanoke)

89.8°F

WIND

3.3 mph SSW

Dew Pt./Hum.

63.0°F

41

GUST (hr.)

8.9 mph SW

at 3:15 PM

Rain

Hour  0.00

Day  0.00 in.

PRESSURE

29.917 in.

-0.016in./hr

Hi/LoTemp: 92.1°F/69.5°F

 
 
 
Report from nearest NOAA/FAA station
KROA - ROANOKE AIRPORT, 7 mi. N

 

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National Weather Service Forecast for: Roanoke VA
Issued by: National Weather Service Blacksburg, VA
Updated: 2:00 pm EDT Jul 4, 2020

Roanoke, VA (WRH)
 
Independence
Day
Independence Day: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Light northeast wind.
Hot

Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind.
Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Isolated
Showers then
Showers
Likely
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Scattered
T-storms then
Mostly Cloudy
Monday

Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Slight Chance
T-storms then
Chance
T-storms
Monday
Night
Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms

Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Partly Sunny
then Chance
T-storms
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Chance
T-storms then
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Chance
T-storms

Hi 95 °F Lo 70 °F Hi 90 °F Lo 69 °F Hi 88 °F Lo 70 °F Hi 88 °F Lo 69 °F Hi 87 °F

 

Independence Day
 
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Light northeast wind.
Tonight
 
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light northeast wind.
Sunday
 
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
 
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. 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 and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
 
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
 
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

 

Forecast from NOAA-NWS for Roanoke VA.

 

ZONE FORECAST - Issued by local NWS office:

Expires:202007042200;;301902
FPUS51 KRNK 041302
ZFPRNK

Zone Forecast Product
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
901 AM EDT Sat Jul 4 2020

This is an automatically generated product that contains an area
forecast using an average of the gridded forecast data for each
zone. The forecast may not be representative of the exact
location you are interested in. For a more site specific
forecast...please visit www.weather.gov/blacksburg.


VAZ022-042200-
Roanoke-
Including the cities of Roanoke and Salem
901 AM EDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.REST OF TODAY...Sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms this
afternoon. Hot with highs in the lower 90s. Light and variable
winds. Chance of rain 20 percent. 
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms
in the evening, then mostly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the
lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 20 percent. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Light and
variable winds. Chance of rain 50 percent. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with a slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around
70. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 50 percent. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Light and variable winds.
Chance of rain 50 percent. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight.
Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the upper 60s.
Chance of rain 40 percent. 
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows around 70.
Chance of rain 50 percent. 

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