Charlotte, NC (28220)

10:08 AM EDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Charlotte | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Tornado Watch, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 0 ft 35.23 °N, 80.85 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Overcast
Overcast
67.6 °F
Feels Like 67.6 °F
N
1.2
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 4.3 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.63 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 4200 ft
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
6:13 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KCLT 241352Z 15009KT 10SM BKN009 BKN017 OVC042 21/17 A2965 RMK AO2 SLP033 T02060172
Pressure 29.63 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 4200 ft
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
6:13 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KCLT 241352Z 15009KT 10SM BKN009 BKN017 OVC042 21/17 A2965 RMK AO2 SLP033 T02060172

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 10:00 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 262 is in effect until 600 PM EDT for the
following locations

NC
. North Carolina counties included are

Alexander Avery Buncombe
Burke Cabarrus Caldwell
Catawba Cherokee Clay
Cleveland Davie Gaston
Graham Haywood Henderson
Iredell Jackson Lincoln
Macon Madison McDowell
Mecklenburg Mitchell Polk
Rowan Rutherford Swain
Transylvania Union Yancey




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:23 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 10 am EDT this morning
through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northeast Georgia, North
Carolina, and upstate South Carolina, including the following
areas, in northeast Georgia, Elbert, Franklin, Habersham,
Hart, Rabun, and Stephens. In North Carolina, Alexander,
Avery, Buncombe, Burke mountains, Cabarrus, Caldwell
mountains, Catawba, Cleveland, Davie, eastern McDowell,
eastern Polk, Gaston, Graham, greater Burke, greater Caldwell,
greater Rutherford, Haywood, Henderson, Iredell, Lincoln,
Macon, Madison, McDowell Mountains, Mecklenburg, Mitchell,
northern Jackson, Polk mountains, Rowan, Rutherford mountains,
southern Jackson, Swain, Transylvania, Union, and Yancey. In
upstate South Carolina, Abbeville, Anderson, Cherokee,
Chester, greater Greenville, greater Oconee, greater Pickens,
Greenville mountains, Greenwood, Laurens, Oconee mountains,
Pickens mountains, Spartanburg, Union, and York.

* From 10 am EDT this morning through this evening

* showers and thunderstorms with moderate to heavy rainfall will
cross the area today. Widespread rainfall of 1 to 2 inches, with
locally higher amounts up to 4 inches will be possible in the
stronger thunderstorms.

* Due to the widespread rain that has fallen over much of this
area since the past weekend, the ground is near saturation and
stream levels are already running above normal. It will not take
much additional rainfall to produce flash flooding along smaller
creeks and streams. Main Stem rivers and their associated
tributaries will also rise gradually, and some minor flooding
will be possible along these streams.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.