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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.50 in (997.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 10:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Hickory NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Light west southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Light west southwest wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Hickory NC
 35.74°N 81.33°W (Elev. 1148 ft)
10:42 pm EDT May 24, 2017
11pm EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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