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High heat into midweek, cooler weekend

Hot, muggy, and isolated storm chances continue. Relief from the hot temperatures and rain later this week. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — This evening  Storms are impacting the Charlotte area this evening with heavy rain, lightning, and gusty winds as well as small hail.…
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5 crashes involving pedestrians confirmed over the last 3 days in Charlotte

Police reports show at least two people were killed this week while trying to cross the street. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Since Sunday, there have been five confirmed pedestrian crashes in Charlotte, killing at least two people.  A car hit someone on South Boulevard near Greystone Road on Tuesday night, making them the second confirmed pedestrian crash in the same day.…
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Weather Aware: Scorching heat into midweek

The WCNC Weather Impact Team is asking people to stay Weather Aware as high heat continues into Wednesday. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Weather Aware:  The heat continues to impact the Carolinas. Expect temperatures to top out near 95 Wednesday afternoon, but it will feel much with heat index values between 101 to 105 by early afternoon. …
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East Charlotte shootings leave 2 people injured

The shootings happened on The Plaza and Old Coach Road. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Two people were hurt in two shootings that are possibly connected in east Charlotte. The shootings happened on Old Coach Road near Clover Hitch Road. The other shooting happened on The Plaza near Milton Road.…
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Firefighters responding to fire at NoDa brewery

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Crews are working to extinguish a fire at a brewery in Noda. The fire happened at Heist Brewery on North Davidson Street. Medic said no injuries were reported in the fire.  No further information has been released at this time.…