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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Partly Cloudy

45°F

7°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Dec 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before 10am, then rain, mainly between 10am and 5pm.  High near 50. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Cloudy then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers.  High near 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 10am, then rain, mainly between 10am and 5pm. High near 50. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Scattered showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers. High near 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
3:33 am CST Dec 17, 2017
4am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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