Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 23 Jul 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Birmingham AL

Heat Advisory until July 23, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 23, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
7:33 am CDT Jul 23, 2016
8am CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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