Thunderstorms are expected to be on the increase Friday and remain a factor through the weekend. With the PGA Championship in town, any localized thunderstorm will put golfers and spectators who can’t find shelter in danger. Having said that, the weather pattern over the next few days is settling into a typical summertime pattern with scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms.
A stalled out stationary front will linger to the south of the Charlotte area on Wednesday. That leaves us with a basically dry forecast for Wednesday. But as high pressure builds off the Atlantic coast, it will help to push that front back into the Charlotte area on Thursday. This means our chances for afternoon showers and thunderstorms are going up once again. And they will remain elevated for Friday as well. That is why we are issuing First Alert Days for both Thursday and Friday.
* First Alert Day on Sunday* Several inches of rain possible* Areal Flood Watch in effect until Monday at 8 p.m.A First Alert Day has been issued for Sunday. A low pressure system is moving in and will bring widespread heavy rain to the WBTV viewing area through Monday morning. As of 7:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Charlotte had already received 0.10" of rain, which the rainfall began around 5 a.m. This is only the initial band of what will be a 24-to-36 hour period of rainfall.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
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Exact case matching or punctuation
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