Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 3:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance Rain

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
4:03 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
4am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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