Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

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

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 31 May 1:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

McDowell Mountains

This Afternoon
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Near steady temperatures around 80. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Thunderstorms possible in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday
Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely... Mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.



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216 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016
 
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