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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.1 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
4:09 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
4am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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