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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

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

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Jul 4:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

Catawba County

Tonight
Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers this evening. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Thursday
Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday Night
A chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.



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458 PM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017
 
 

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