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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.

Mostly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: 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 likely, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    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%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. 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

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
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 likely, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 64. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. 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.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
4:05 am CST Jan 20, 2017
4am CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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