Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 1:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 8 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 8 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
2:03 pm EDT May 1, 2016
2pm EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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