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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.52 in (1032.8 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 7:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Little Switzerland NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Light south southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely after 4pm.  High near 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Light south southeast wind.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely after 4pm. High near 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Little Switzerland NC
 35.84°N 82.01°W (Elev. 1601 ft)
8:01 am EDT Mar 23, 2017
8am EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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