Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Bethlehem NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 2am.  Patchy fog between 1am and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 2am. Patchy fog between 1am and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 74. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Bethlehem NC
 35.85°N 81.26°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
3:44 am EDT May 24, 2022
4am EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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