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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

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




Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 9:53 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Catawba County

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.
Patchy fog in the morning. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds...becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly sunny in the morning...then clearing. Breezy with highs in the lower 70s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Much cooler with lows in the mid 30s.
Sunny, cooler with highs in the mid 50s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Mostly sunny in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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938 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

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