Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Light Rain

86°F

30°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 29 Jun 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 93. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 93. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Independence Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.81°W
2:34 pm CDT Jun 29, 2016
2pm CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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