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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.81°W
8:37 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
11am CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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