Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Rain Fog/Mist

70°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 7:53 pm EDT
Detailed forecast for

McDowell Mountains

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely early this evening... Then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Tuesday
Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.



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812 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016
 
 

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