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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.38 in (1028.2 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 27 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Hickory NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Hickory NC
 35.74°N 81.33°W (Elev. 1148 ft)
1:01 pm EST Feb 27, 2017
1pm EST Feb 27, 2017-6pm EST Mar 5, 2017
 
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