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Stormy Weather Along the East Coast; Extended Warm-up for the West

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy rain, gusty winds, and thunderstorms along the east coast. Isolated severe thunderstorms could produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes in the Southeast. Heavy rains may result in excessive runoff and flash flooding. Building high pressure out west will produce above normal temperatures, especially, in the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Carowinds NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  Patchy fog. High near 58. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Patchy fog before 5am. Low around 56. East wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. High near 70. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. Patchy fog. High near 58. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Patchy fog before 5am. Low around 56. East wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. High near 70. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Carowinds NC
 35.1°N 80.94°W (Elev. 643 ft)
2:59 pm EDT Apr 23, 2018
4pm EDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2018
 
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