Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 15 Dec 3:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Charlotte NC

Flood Watch until December 15, 06:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until December 15, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Areas of fog. Low around 40. North northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 9am, then a chance of showers after 4pm.  Widespread fog, mainly between 8am and 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Fog then
    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog between 1am and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 35.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Areas of fog. Low around 40. North northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 9am, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Widespread fog, mainly between 8am and 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog between 1am and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening.
Sunday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Charlotte NC
 35.23°N 80.84°W (Elev. 725 ft)
3:42 am EST Dec 15, 2018
4am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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