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Severe weather and flash flooding will be possible again on Thursday

Severe weather will be possible Thursday from the southern Plains to the southern Appalachians. Damaging winds and large hail are the primary threats. In addition, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across portions of the Tennessee and Ohio Valleys.
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Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 2 Jul 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. West southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 8 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Independence Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
4:23 am EDT Jul 2, 2015
7am EDT Jul 2, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2015
 
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