Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 12 Aug 2:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte/Douglas International Airport NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light northeast wind.  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: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am. High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte/Douglas International Airport NC
 35.21°N 80.95°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:39 pm EDT Aug 11, 2020
3am EDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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