Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.53°NLon: -86.79°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 11 Feb 6:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Birmingham AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and sleet, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Sleet

    Low: 38 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all rain after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Sleet
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and sleet, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Washington's Birthday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all rain after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
6:33 pm CST Feb 11, 2016
7pm CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
 
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