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Heavy rain and severe weather will exacerbate ongoing flooding in the central and southern U.S.

Additional heavy rain will increase the threat of flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. There is a High Risk of excessive rainfall for parts of ArkLaTex, as well as the Mid-Mississippi and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Saturday. Severe thunderstorms, some of which could include significant tornadoes and very large hail, are also possible on Saturday for much of the same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Little Switzerland NC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 2am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Little Switzerland NC
 35.84°N 82.01°W (Elev. 1601 ft)
12:41 am EST Feb 24, 2018
5am EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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