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Severe weather and flash flooding will be possible again on Thursday

Severe weather will be possible Thursday from the southern Plains to the southern Appalachians. Damaging winds and large hail are the primary threats. In addition, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across portions of the Tennessee and Ohio Valleys.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Overnight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.81°W
11:37 pm CDT Jul 1, 2015
1am CDT Jul 2, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 8, 2015
 
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