Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Over Parts of the Eastern United States

Heavy rainfall is expected over portions of the eastern United States through Thursday. Flooding and flash flooding will be possible in some areas. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Sep 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Linville Falls NC

Severe T-storm Watch until September 28, 10:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until September 28, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind around 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of rain after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind around 7 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of rain after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Linville Falls NC
 35.95°N 81.91°W (Elev. 3225 ft)
2:45 pm EDT Sep 28, 2016
3pm EDT Sep 28, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2016
 
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