Dangerously Hot Across the East; Snow Continues in the Colorado Rockies

Early season heat and record high temperatures are expected in parts of Texas, the lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast this weekend. Heat advisories are in effect from New England to the Mid-Atlantic. Elsewhere, snow will linger over parts of the Colorado Rockies into this evening. Severe storms are possible from the Southern Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 21 May 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Dudley Shoals NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind around 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

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

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. 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 then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 75. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind around 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 75. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Dudley Shoals NC
 35.9°N 81.36°W (Elev. 1549 ft)
12:33 pm EDT May 21, 2022
2pm EDT May 21, 2022-6pm EDT May 27, 2022
 
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