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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.81°W
4:09 pm CST Jan 22, 2018
4pm CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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