Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Longview NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers before 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 5am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers before 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 5am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Longview NC
 35.75°N 81.38°W (Elev. 1168 ft)
3:46 am EDT Jul 21, 2018
3am EDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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