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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Birmingham AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
4:08 pm CST Feb 23, 2018
4pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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