CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A few rain showers and storms will be possible tonight with flash flooding issues possible.
Any storm will be capable of heavy rainfall, frequent lightning and gusty winds.
Severe Thunderstorm Warnings were issued for several counties in the WBTV viewing area Friday night.
The line of thunderstorms is moving east at 15 mph.
First Alert Weather
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Lincoln, Cleveland, Gaston, York and Cherokee counties until 9:30 p.m.
Overnight will feature some patchy fog, with mild and muggy low temperatures around 70 degrees.
The weekend looks to remain hot and muggy with high temperatures around 90 degrees, and heat indices in the upper 90s to near 100 degrees.
The NC mountains can expect highs around 80 degrees with the beaches expecting highs in the mid to upper 80s.
A few afternoon storms will be possible this weekend, yet it will not be a washout for anyone.
Looking ahead to next week, it’s more of the same with the hot and muggy conditions.
Morning temperatures will start off in the lower 70s with afternoon high temperatures in the upper 80s to lower 90s with daily chances for isolated to scattered storms. Rain chances look to increase toward the latter half of next week.
Enjoy your weekend, and don’t forget to download the WBTV Weather app when you are on the go!
Meteorologist Jason Myers