Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74° N Lon: 81.38° W Elev: 1188 ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist



Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 6 Dec 3:53 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Catawba County

Showers. Patchy fog. Near steady temperatures in the mid 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph...becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Cooler with lows in the mid 20s.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Cold with lows around 20.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the mid 20s.
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain or snow showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
A chance of snow showers in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

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256 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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