Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.51°NLon: -86.87°WElev: 643ft.

A Few Clouds

62°F

17°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Docena AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 52. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Washington's Birthday
Showers. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Docena AL
 33.51°N 86.87°W
4:07 pm CST Feb 12, 2016
4pm CST Feb 12, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
 
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