WDBJ - Weather
Roanoke, VA 4:00:37 PM
Sunset: 07:47:08 pm
Showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then skies turning partly cloudy late. Very Windy! Winds WSW at 20 to 30 mph, occasionally gust over 40 mph
Moonset: 04:27:26 am
Day: Showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then skies turning partly cloudy late. Very Windy! Winds WSW at 20 to 30 mph, occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Night: Partly cloudy and windy. Low 36F. Winds W at 20 to 30 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Day: An early showers with windy conditions.
Night: Partly cloudy skies. Gusty winds early. Low 36F. Winds NW at 20 to 30 mph.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Moonset: 07:50:00 am
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