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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Overcast

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1025.0 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 17 Jan 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Wildacres NC

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 11:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -11. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -13. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -11. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -13. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Rain showers and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Wildacres NC
 35.85°N 82.09°W (Elev. 3350 ft)
6:04 pm EST Jan 17, 2018
7pm EST Jan 17, 2018-6pm EST Jan 24, 2018
 
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