Scattered, late day storms possible Friday into the weekend

High temperatures around 90 degrees this week.
Summertime in the Carolinas continues! This weekend will be hot, humid and stormy at times.
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 4:54 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Summertime in the Carolinas continues! This weekend will be hot, humid and stormy at times.

  • High temperatures around 90 degrees this week.
  • Scattered, late day storm chances for Friday and the weekend.
  • Better chances for rain and storms in the mountains.

Some showers and thunderstorms hit the viewing area Thursday night, but dry conditions are expected Friday morning.

Weekend Rain Totals
Weekend Rain Totals(WBTV)

Temperatures will start off in the low 70s before rebounding into the low 90s by the afternoon hours. The entire area will have the chance for scattered showers and storms during the peak heating hours of the day, but the best chance for rain will be in our Mountain and Foothill communities.

This trend will continue through the weekend! Plan on morning lows in the low 70s and afternoon highs near 90-degrees as scattered storms develop during the afternoon and evening hours.

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Looking ahead into next week, we’ll heat up slightly through Tuesday before a cold front moves over the region. This will increase our chances of rain by next Wednesday.

Stay tuned for frequent forecast updates as we get closer!

- Meteorologist Rachel Coulter

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