Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 54. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Temperature rising to around 59 by midnight. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 54. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature rising to around 59 by midnight. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
3:34 pm CST Dec 5, 2016
4pm CST Dec 5, 2016-6pm CST Dec 11, 2016
 
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