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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.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 8:53 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

McDowell Mountains

Today
Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 60. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Friday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 60.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.



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819 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017
 
 

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