Be weather aware! Zeta to move directly over our area as a tropical depression Thursday

Tropical downpours, gusty wind and a slim possibility of severe weather accompany Zeta upon arrival

Zeta's timeline from Thursday through Friday
Zeta's timeline from Thursday through Friday

ROANOKE, Va. – Prior to Zeta, our weather remains fairly calm Wednesday. We start with pockets of low clouds and dense fog in the morning, with afternoon highs climbing into the low to mid 70s in most spots.

Hourly planner for Wednesday, 10/28/2020

A few showers will inch closer to the North Carolina-Virginia line during the late afternoon and early evening hours, but most of these will be fairly light.

FutureTracker - Wednesday evening

Preceding Zeta, we’ll see a batch of heavy rain overnight into early Thursday morning. The wind will turn a little breezy out of the south as well. Take it easy on the ride into work in the morning.

FutureTracker - early Thursday morning

As Zeta races up the spine of the Appalachian Mountains, our weather deteriorates with tropical rain moving in after 9 or 10 in the morning Thursday.

FutureTracker - Thursday morning

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