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

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 3 May 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 47.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 52.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 47.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
7:06 am CDT May 3, 2016
7am CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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