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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible from the Upper Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Storms will move from the Upper Great Lakes to the Ohio Valley/Lower Great Lakes into the northern Mid-Atlantic through the day. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in place for states in the Central Plains, the Southeast, and the Mid-Atlantic. Localized flash flooding may occur in the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 22 Jul 2:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Carowinds NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Carowinds NC
 35.1°N 80.94°W (Elev. 643 ft)
2:01 am EDT Jul 22, 2017
3am EDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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