FORECAST: On and off showers before Idalia makes landfall

ABOVE: The latest forecast update from Severe Weather Center 9. To stay on top of changing weather conditions, be sure to download our free WSOC-TV weather app.

  • There is a chance for light rain for the first half of Tuesday, but rain chances will increase mainly after 2 p.m.
  • On and off showers likely through the rest of the day into early Wednesday.
  • Highs will be in the mid/upper 80s today and the upper 70s/low 80s for Wednesday and Thursday.
  • Once Idalia moves out of the area Thursday morning, it will be smooth sailing into the weekend.
  • Labor Day weekend looks like it is going to be a warm and dry one.
  • No real rain threat with highs in the upper 80s/low 90s through Monday.

Idalia made it to Category 1 status at about 5 a.m. Tuesday with sustained wind speeds of 75 mph.

>> READ MORE about how the storm will impact the Carolinas.

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