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KROA - ROANOKE AIRPORT, 7 mi. N - Elev. 1186'
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Wx station page or GRAPH or Realtime

5:15 PM EDT 5/25/2024

Wx station is now very limited - some sensors MAY return at a later date.
Temp 80.5°F Precip. Hour 0.00
Hi/Lo 85.6°F/59.6°F                Day
0.00 in.
Barometer  29.881 in.      Yesterday
0.00 in.
Trend +0.012in./hr

No wind data

Snowfall 2023-24:  airport = 4.1"    wx station = 4.2"      Average=22"/yr.

National Weather Service Forecast for: Roanoke VA
Issued by: National Weather Service Blacksburg, VA
Updated: 4:30 pm EDT May 25, 2024

Roanoke, VA
 
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Scattered
T-storms
Tonight

Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Isolated
T-storms then
Partly Cloudy
Sunday

Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Patchy Fog
then Chance
T-storms
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
T-storms
Likely
Memorial
Day
Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 87. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
T-storms then
Showers
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers then
Mostly Clear
Tuesday

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunny

Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunny

Hi 89 °F Lo 64 °F Hi 88 °F Lo 67 °F Hi 87 °F Lo 63 °F Hi 82 °F Lo 58 °F Hi 79 °F

Hazardous Weather Outlook
 

This Afternoon
 
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
 
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
 
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 87. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
 
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
 
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
 
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
 
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
 
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
 
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
 
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
 
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
 
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
 
Sunny, with a high near 83.

 

Forecast from NOAA-NWS for Roanoke VA.

 

ZONE FORECAST - Issued by local NWS office:

Expires:202405260400;;858769
FPUS51 KRNK 252033
ZFPRNK

Zone Forecast Product for Virginia
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
432 PM EDT Sat May 25 2024


VAZ022-260400-
Roanoke-
Including the cities of Roanoke and Salem
432 PM EDT Sat May 25 2024

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms
this evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the
lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in
the mid 80s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming south in the
afternoon. Chance of rain 50 percent. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Humid with lows in the
mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. 
.MEMORIAL DAY...A chance of thunderstorms. Showers with highs in
the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Chance of rain 90 percent. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with showers with a chance of
thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight.
Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to
25 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent. 
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 70s.
Lows in the mid 50s. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. 

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