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Severe weather possible from Ohio Valley to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening from northeastern Kentucky across portions of the Northeast and into New England. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 3 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Hickory NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 7am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 7am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Hickory NC
 35.74°N 81.33°W (Elev. 1148 ft)
8:03 am EDT Aug 3, 2015
11am EDT Aug 3, 2015-6pm EDT Aug 9, 2015
 
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