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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 17 Dec 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  High near 49. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy dense fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Dense Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Patchy Fog
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers.  High near 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. High near 49. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Patchy dense fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind.
Monday
Scattered showers after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers. High near 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
10:06 am CST Dec 17, 2017
11am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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