Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 4:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
3:43 am EDT Jul 23, 2016
5am EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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