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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 5:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Charlotte NC

  • Independence
    Day

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Light west wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Charlotte NC
 35.14°N 80.85°W (Elev. 696 ft)
3:23 am EDT Jul 4, 2015
7am EDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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