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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Apr 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south southeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  High near 78. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm, then a chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south southeast wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am. High near 78. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm, then a chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:20 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
12pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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