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

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alabaster, Shelby County Airport (KEET)

Lat: 33.18°NLon: 86.78°WElev: 584ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Apr 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Calera AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Calera AL
 33.1°N 86.74°W
2:34 pm CDT Apr 28, 2016
3pm CDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm CDT May 4, 2016
 
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