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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. 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.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 22 May 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Linville Falls NC

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog between 9am and 3pm. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Light south southwest wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Linville Falls NC
 35.95°N 81.91°W
5:03 pm EDT May 22, 2015
7pm EDT May 22, 2015-6pm EDT May 29, 2015
 
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