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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 29 Apr 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

Wind Advisory until April 29, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 29, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 60. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 60. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.81°W
1:05 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
2pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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