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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
8:06 am CDT Aug 20, 2017
8am CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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