• Early AM

    Jul 25

    Lo 63°

    Colder

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      18%
    • Precip
      10%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Today

    Jul 25

    81°Lo 64°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Precip
      6%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Jul 26

    89°Lo 70°

    Periods of sun; more humid

    Very Good for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      30%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 27

    87°Lo 72°

    An afternoon thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      77%
    • Precip
      60%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Mon

    Jul 28

    85°Lo 61°

    A thunderstorm in spots

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      20%
    • Precip
      15%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
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Hi 87° RealFeel® 89° Precipitation 55%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WSW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Humid with times of sun and clouds; a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 49%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs
Lo 72° RealFeel® 70° Precipitation 60%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • W 5 mph
  • Gusts: 8 mph

Watch for a strong thunderstorm in the evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 95%
  • Precipitation: 0.34 in
  • Rain: 0.34 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 27

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  Today Normal Record 7/27/2013
High 87° 87° 103° (1936) 73°
Low 72° 66° 53° (1977) 68°

Solunar Information for Roanoke, VA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:19 AM with 14:14 of sunlight, then sets at 8:33 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 6:09 AM with 13:59 of moolight, then sets at 8:08 PM

Sat, Jul 26
New
Mon, Aug 4
First
Sun, Aug 10
Full
Sun, Aug 17
Last

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