Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. 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

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

McDowell Mountains

Today
Patchy fog this morning. Mostly sunny this morning...then partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tonight
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Saturday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Thunderstorms possible in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny in the morning...then partly sunny with a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.



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