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Severe Weather and Flash Flooding Possible Across Parts of the South; Heavy Snows in the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the couple of days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NE 8 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
9:33 am CST Jan 21, 2017
10am CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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