Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: -80.84°WElev: 748ft.

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 7 Feb 9:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 1am, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Light south southwest wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 1am, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
7:05 am EST Feb 7, 2016
10am EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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