Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles N Ellendale NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light southwest wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light southwest wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles N Ellendale NC
 35.99°N 81.27°W (Elev. 1463 ft)
2:45 pm EDT Jul 24, 2016
4pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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