CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued in some parts of the Carolinas.

Anson and Richmond Counties were both issued severe thunderstorm warnings until Saturday 6:30 p.m.

Even though Mecklenburg County saw rain all morning, the skies in uptown Charlotte cleared just in time for the 21st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Saturday afternoon.

For radar and up-to-date forecasts, visit NBC Charlotte's weather page.