Severe weather is expected across the central and southern Plains on Wednesday
The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting severe weather for Wednesday across much of the central and southern Plains. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds. There could also be small tornado risk farther south along the dryline.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Wind SpeedW 6 mph
Barometer29.80 in (1007.5 mb)
Current conditions at
Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)
Lat: 35.76 Lon: -81.38 Elev: 1165ft.
Today Sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Tonight Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday Sunny. Highs around 70. Northeast winds around 5 mph... Becoming south in the afternoon. Thursday Night Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph. Friday Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Friday Night Through Saturday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Sunday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Sunday Night And Monday Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Monday Night Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Tuesday Cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning...then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
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