Roanoke, VA (24037)

10:53 AM EDT on April 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
MAP504 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 1498 ft 37.25 °N, 79.93 °W | Updated 16 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
48.0 °F
Feels Like 48 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.10 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Overcast 3200 ft
Windchill 48 °F
Dew Point 45 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.37 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 8:02 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KROA 231354Z 00000KT 10SM FEW020 OVC032 10/07 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP193 T01000072
Pressure 30.10 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Overcast 3200 ft
Windchill 48 °F
Dew Point 45 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.37 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 8:02 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KROA 231354Z 00000KT 10SM FEW020 OVC032 10/07 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP193 T01000072

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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 5:01 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Carolina, Virginia, and southeast West
Virginia, mainly south of Highway 460 from Bluefield WV, to
Lynchburg VA.

* Through Monday evening

* moderate to heavy rain will take place, with 1.5 to 3 inches
likely today through Monday night. Locally higher amounts likely
near the Blue Ridge, south of Roanoke.

* The duration and widespread nature of the heavy rainfall is
expected to result in rises and potential flooding on area
streams, while flooding may also be possible along some main
Stem rivers on Monday or Tuesday. Additionally, heavier short
term rainfall rates associated with bands of heavy rain showers
could result in localized flash flooding along small streams and
in urban areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.