Ice Storm Across the South; Arctic Air for the Northeast

Significant ice and sleet accumulations will continue to have impacts across portions of the South and Southeast through Thursday. For locations across the Deep South and Southeast, the threat of heavy rainfall increases as the storm tracks across the region. Meanwhile, the arctic boundary will track south and east with bitterly cold temperatures from the Plains to the Northeast by this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hickory, Hickory Regional Airport (KHKY)

Lat: 35.74°NLon: 81.38°WElev: 1188ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 1 Feb 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Hickory NC

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of rain before 11am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 45. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 37. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 18.

    Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of rain before 11am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 3 to 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 45. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 37. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Hickory NC
 35.74°N 81.33°W (Elev. 1148 ft)
5:19 am EST Feb 1, 2023
10am EST Feb 1, 2023-6pm EST Feb 7, 2023
 
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