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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
3:34 am CDT May 23, 2015
4am CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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