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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.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

Wind Advisory April 30, 08:00am until April 30, 10:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 59. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Low around 59. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
3:06 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
4am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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