Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

90°F

32°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 24 Jul 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Birmingham AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
12:34 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
1pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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