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.

Rain Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 3:52 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlotte NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. High near 73. East northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 52.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 52.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. High near 73. East northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
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 81.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Charlotte NC
 35.21°N 80.84°W (Elev. 656 ft)
3:06 pm EDT Sep 21, 2021
4pm EDT Sep 21, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2021
 
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