Roanoke, VA (24050)

8:54 PM EDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
MVA040 | | Change Station

Elev 1161 ft 37.33 °N, 79.99 °W | Updated 8 days ago

Rain
Rain Mist
55.0 °F
Feels Like 55.0 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.58 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2500 ft
Overcast 3900 ft
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 8:29 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
SPECI KROA 250049Z 03005KT 5SM RA BR BKN009 BKN025 OVC039 16/16 A2958 RMK AO2 RAE13B15 P0008
Pressure 29.58 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2500 ft
Overcast 3900 ft
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 8:29 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
SPECI KROA 250049Z 03005KT 5SM RA BR BKN009 BKN025 OVC039 16/16 A2958 RMK AO2 RAE13B15 P0008

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Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:19 PM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Virginia and
southeast West Virginia, including the following areas, in
Virginia, Craig, Giles, Montgomery, and Roanoke. In southeast
West Virginia, eastern Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe, Summers,
and western Greenbrier.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* showers and thunderstorms could produce 1 to 2 inches of rain
or locally more in a short period of time this afternoon and
evening. High rainfall rates combined with wet soil conditions
could lead to flash flooding of creeks and streams.

* Flooding of streams and creeks can lead to impassable roads.
Mudslides are possible which would also impact travel.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Remember... turn around... don't drown!

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





657 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
eastern Roanoke County in west central Virginia...
the eastern city of Salem in west central Virginia...
the city of Roanoke in west central Virginia...
Botetourt County in west central Virginia...
Bedford County in south central Virginia...
the northwestern city of Lynchburg in central Virginia...
eastern Franklin County in west central Virginia...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 656 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain with some embedded
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Roanoke...
Vinton...
and Bedford.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Turn around, don't
drown when encountering flooded roads.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg facebook Page and on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3777 7970 3766 7968 3753 7950 3761 7941
      3751 7934 3751 7922 3748 7920 3706 7945
      3706 7949 3701 7948 3705 7954 3704 7960
      3683 7966 3683 7967 3698 8001 3742 8004
      3749 8002 3755 7997 3764 8002 3779 7982


Mbs


657 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
eastern Roanoke County in west central Virginia...
the eastern city of Salem in west central Virginia...
the city of Roanoke in west central Virginia...
Botetourt County in west central Virginia...
Bedford County in south central Virginia...
the northwestern city of Lynchburg in central Virginia...
eastern Franklin County in west central Virginia...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 656 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain with some embedded
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Roanoke...
Vinton...
and Bedford.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Turn around, don't
drown when encountering flooded roads.

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1... 8 6 6... 2 1 5... 4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg facebook Page and on twitter.


Lat... Lon 3777 7970 3766 7968 3753 7950 3761 7941
      3751 7934 3751 7922 3748 7920 3706 7945
      3706 7949 3701 7948 3705 7954 3704 7960
      3683 7966 3683 7967 3698 8001 3742 8004
      3749 8002 3755 7997 3764 8002 3779 7982


Mbs