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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 21 Jan 10:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Little Switzerland NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  Areas of fog before 1pm. High near 62. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 46. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 3pm, then rain likely after 3pm.  High near 53. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers. Areas of fog before 1pm. High near 62. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 46. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 3pm, then rain likely after 3pm. High near 53. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Little Switzerland NC
 35.84°N 82.01°W (Elev. 1601 ft)
10:00 pm EST Jan 21, 2017
11pm EST Jan 21, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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