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Severe Thunderstorms Back to The Plains; Chance Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially, from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic,there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest west are keeping fire dangers high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Linville Falls NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Linville Falls NC
 35.95°N 81.91°W (Elev. 3225 ft)
3:20 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
3am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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