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Strong storm system to bring unsettled weather from Gulf Coast to Great Lakes through Wednesday

A strong storm system will bring potential for severe weather, heavy rainfall and flooding, and heavy snow from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes through Wednesday. Severe storms are possible Tuesday across the Gulf Coast states with damaging winds as the primary threat, however a tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Flash flooding is also possible across parts of the Southeast through Wednesday.
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Opelika AL

7 Day Forecast

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Birmingham, AL Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Showers
Likely

Low: 44 °FRising Temperatures

Tuesday

Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Heavy
Rain

High: 63 °F

Tuesday
Night

Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Heavy
Rain

Low: 60 °F

Wednesday

Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Showers

High: 62 °FFalling Temperatures

Wednesday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 39 °F

Christmas
Day

Sunny

Sunny

High: 51 °F

Thursday
Night

Clear

Clear

Low: 34 °F

Friday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 58 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 57 by 5am. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Tuesday Thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 9am. High near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
  • Tuesday Night Thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 60. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
  • Wednesday Showers, mainly before 11am. Temperature falling to around 54 by 5pm. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 10 mph.
  • Christmas Day Sunny, with a high near 51.
  • Thursday Night Clear, with a low around 34.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 58.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
  • Saturday A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
  • Saturday Night A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
  • Sunday A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
  • Sunday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
  • Monday A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.