CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Today:
Mostly skies with high temperatures will be still below the average of 90 degrees. It was 80 Wednesday afternoon. Highs will be in the mid-80s. There is a slight chance of a few isolated showers in the Mountains and Foothills.
It will be partly sunny and more humid with highs in the middle 80s. Saturday will be the day with the best chance of rain and storms. Highs will climb into the upper 80s. Sunday looks to be much drier! Therefore, highs will climb back into the 90s with only an isolated shower or storm chance.
The 90s look to stick around into next week with only isolated (20%) rain and storm chances.
Tokyo Olympics Forecast:
Thursday should be unseasonably hot with highs in the low 90s. More of the same Friday with a chance of rain and storms.
A tropical wave located in the central Atlantic with only slow development expected over the next several days.
A tropical wave is forecast to come off the coast of Africa by late Thursday. Environmental conditions become more conducive for development over the next several days as it tracks westward across the Atlantic.