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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several 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 through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 6:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  High near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. 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: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. High near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 58. 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 possibly a thunderstorm. High near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
6:05 pm CST Jan 20, 2017
7pm CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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