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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Linville Falls NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light west northwest  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Linville Falls NC
 35.95°N 81.91°W (Elev. 3225 ft)
12:21 pm EST Feb 24, 2017
1pm EST Feb 24, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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