Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain Fog/Mist and Breezy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 21 G 35 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Birmingham AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Temperature rising to around 73 by 11pm. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Temperature rising to around 73 by 11pm. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
7:34 pm CDT Apr 29, 2016
7pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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