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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

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

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1000.5 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 10:53 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Catawba County

Today
Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers early this morning, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday
Sunny. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.



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817 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017
 
 

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