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Rain and freezing rain Monday night into Tuesday morning

Flood threat increases Tuesday

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ROANOKE, Va. – A few spotty rain showers will be around for the Monday evening commute.

The rain will become more widespread and intense overnight and into Tuesday morning.

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This is also when freezing rain will be possible for locations along and north of the 460 corridor.

As a result, a winter weather advisory is in effect from 10 p.m. Monday until 7 a.m. Tuesday. 

Ice accumulations of less than 0.1" will be possible mainly on elevated surfaces, such as bridges and overpasses. 

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You may encounter slick spots on sidewalks and side streets, but the main roads should be fine.

Any freezing rain that does develop will change to a cold rain Tuesday morning.

Another batch of heavy rain will push into the area just in time for the Tuesday evening commute.

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