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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

A Few Clouds

86°F

30°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 1 Jul 12:53 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny with a chance of thunderstorms and showers. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms and showers in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning...then showers likely with numerous thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with numerous thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Night And Independence Day
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night Through Monday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 30 percent.
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1232 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015
 
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