Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 6:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Patchy fog between 9am and 11am. High near 79. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog between 9am and 11am. High near 79. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
6:45 am EDT May 1, 2016
7am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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