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.

Thunderstorm

79°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 23 Jul 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

Heat Advisory until July 23, 09:00pm
Flood Advisory until July 23, 06:00pm
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Heat Advisory
Flood Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 23, 09:00pm
    Flood Advisory until July 23, 06:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  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 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 94. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
3:33 pm CDT Jul 23, 2016
4pm CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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