Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Partly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 29 Jul 11:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Carowinds NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Carowinds NC
 35.1°N 80.94°W (Elev. 643 ft)
10:23 am EDT Jul 29, 2016
12pm EDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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