Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
11:07 am CDT May 1, 2016
11am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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