• Tonight

    May 4

    Lo 47°

    A thunderstorm this evening

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      91%
    • Precip
      59%
    • Hours of Precip
      2.5
  • Thu

    May 5

    59°Lo 47°

    Cooler with spotty showers

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      91%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      5.5
    more
  • Fri

    May 6

    64°Lo 49°

    Cloudy with a shower or two

    Excellent for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      10%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sat

    May 7

    74°Lo 60°

    Warmer with clouds breaking

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hours of Precip
      1
    more
  • Sun

    May 8

    77°Lo 54°

    Cloudy with a thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      76%
    • Precip
      25%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Hi 67° RealFeel® 72° Precipitation 41%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 18 mph

Mostly cloudy and not as warm

  • Max UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.1 in
  • Rain: 0.1 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1.5 hrs
Lo 47° RealFeel® 42° Precipitation 59%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

A shower or thunderstorm around this evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 40%
  • Precipitation: 0.15 in
  • Rain: 0.15 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

Temperature History - May 4

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  Today Normal Record 5/4/2015
High 67° 73° 95° (1928) 82°
Low 47° 50° 32° (1986) 48°

Solunar Information for Roanoke, VA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:21 AM with 13:52 of sunlight, then sets at 8:13 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 5:01 AM with 12:50 of moolight, then sets at 5:51 PM

Fri, May 6
New
Fri, May 13
First
Sat, May 21
Full
Sun, May 29
Last

'Frankenfish' Ready for Market

Dec 7, 2012; 7:08 AM ET A new lab-created meat is waiting for FDA approval that is at once very different and just the same as your favorite fish dinner.

Wed. Stargazing