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Freezing Rain Threat for the Central Plains and Southern Great Lakes

Ice and freezing rain will impact north-central Kansas, eastern Nebraska, much of Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin into southern Michigan through Tuesday. A lesser threat will expand into portions of New York State and southern New England Wednesday. Meanwhile, heavy rain will impact portions of Texas and the Lower Mississippi Valley this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  High near 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. High near 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.84°W
6:06 am CST Jan 17, 2017
7am CST Jan 17, 2017-6pm CST Jan 23, 2017
 
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