Heavy Rainfall Threat The Next Few Days Across The Eastern U.S.

A strong cold front will gradually push through the Eastern U.S. over the next few days and will likely produce heavy rain and severe weather. The rainfall may become excessive and result in flash flooding. Flash flood watches are currently in effect from the coastal Carolinas to the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlotte, Charlotte / Douglas International Airport (KCLT)

Lat: 35.21°NLon: 80.95°WElev: 748ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 10:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers.  Patchy fog. High near 73. East northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely before 11pm, then a chance of rain between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. The rain could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers. Patchy fog. High near 73. East northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely before 11pm, then a chance of rain between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. The rain could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:48 am EDT Sep 21, 2021
11am EDT Sep 21, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2021
 
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