Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.81°W
3:34 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
3am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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