Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

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Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 10:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers between 3am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers between 3am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:30 pm EDT Aug 19, 2019
11pm EDT Aug 19, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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