Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 4:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light east northeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light east northeast wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Charlotte NC
 35.16°N 80.79°W (Elev. 679 ft)
3:22 am EDT May 16, 2021
5am EDT May 16, 2021-6pm EDT May 22, 2021
 
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