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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 24 Apr 8:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm
Flood Advisory until April 24, 01:00pm
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Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm
    Flood Advisory until April 24, 01:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog. High near 59. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 54. North northeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog. High near 59. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 54. North northeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
8:01 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
9am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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