Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Partly Cloudy

96°F

36°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index103°F (39°C)
Last update 27 Jul 12:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

Heat Advisory until July 27, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 27, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. West southwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 100. West southwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:23 am EDT Jul 27, 2016
1pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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