Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
9:05 am CDT May 1, 2016
9am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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