Roanoke, VA (24037)

8:00 PM EDT on August 31, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Special Statement Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 1033 ft 37.29 °N, 79.92 °W | Updated 11 seconds ago

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Feels Like 70 °F
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Gusts 0.0 mph

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Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 70 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.18 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:49 AM 7:49 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KROA 312354Z 00000KT 10SM TS SCT048CB BKN110 24/21 A2995 RMK AO2 TSB51 SLP131 OCNL LTGIC NW TS NW MOV E 60020 T02440211 10328 20233 51006
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 70 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.18 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:49 AM 7:49 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KROA 312354Z 00000KT 10SM TS SCT048CB BKN110 24/21 A2995 RMK AO2 TSB51 SLP131 OCNL LTGIC NW TS NW MOV E 60020 T02440211 10328 20233 51006

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Special Statement
Issued: 7:43 PM EDT Aug. 31, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Strong thunderstorms will affect Craig... northern
Roanoke... northeastern Montgomery and Botetourt counties through 845
PM EDT...

At 741 PM EDT... a broken area of strong thunderstorms extended from
Pearisburg... to Mountain Lake... to New Castle... to Fincastle... and
were moving east at 10 mph.

Occasional lightning and locally very heavy rainfall can be expected
with these thunderstorms. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size
hail are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Buchanan...
Troutville...
New Castle...
Eagle Rock...
and Catawba.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3773 7982 3751 7962 3723 8036 3733 8044
      3738 8046 3739 8046
time... Mot... loc 2341z 276deg 10kt 3745 8009


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743 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Strong thunderstorms will affect Craig... northern
Roanoke... northeastern Montgomery and Botetourt counties through 845
PM EDT...

At 741 PM EDT... a broken area of strong thunderstorms extended from
Pearisburg... to Mountain Lake... to New Castle... to Fincastle... and
were moving east at 10 mph.

Occasional lightning and locally very heavy rainfall can be expected
with these thunderstorms. Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size
hail are possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Buchanan...
Troutville...
New Castle...
Eagle Rock...
and Catawba.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may cause
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3773 7982 3751 7962 3723 8036 3733 8044
      3738 8046 3739 8046
time... Mot... loc 2341z 276deg 10kt 3745 8009


Rab