Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Parts of the West & Plains; Strong Cold Front Over Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will continue to bring critical fire weather conditions to portions of the Plains and Western U.S. Meanwhile, a cold front will gradually advance eastward over the central and eastern states. Showers and thunderstorms - some locally heavy - are likely ahead of the front. Much cooler and below normal temperatures are expected behind the front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Longview NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 9am.  Sunny through mid morning, then becoming partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Patchy fog before noon. High near 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 9am. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming partly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Longview NC
 35.75°N 81.38°W (Elev. 1168 ft)
1:36 am EDT Sep 29, 2020
3am EDT Sep 29, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2020
 
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