Major Winter Storm Continues Across Central, Eastern U.S.
The major winter storm that has been affecting much of the central U.S. continues to move eastward on Friday, bringing a variety of hazards from the southern Plains to New England, including a significant ice storm. Heavy snow and freezing rain are expected from the Ohio Valley into central Texas. Icy conditions will cause dangerous driving conditions and extended power outages are possible.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Light Rain Fog/Mist
- Wind SpeedN 13 G 20 mph
- Barometer30.16 in (1021.1 mb)
- Dewpoint40°F (4°C)
- Visibility6.00 mi
- Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Current conditions at
Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)
Lat: 33.56 Lon: -86.75 Elev: 630ft.
Mountain Brook AL
7 Day Forecast
- Tonight Showers, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog before midnight. Low around 35. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
- Saturday A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
- Saturday Night Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
- Sunday Showers. High near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
- Sunday Night Rain. Low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
- Monday Rain. High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
- Monday Night Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
- Tuesday A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
- Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
- Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 48.
- Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
- Thursday Sunny, with a high near 52.
- Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
- Friday A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Additional Forecasts and Information
Zone Area Forecast for Jefferson County, AL
HOURLY WEATHER GRAPH
NATIONAL DIGITAL FORECAST DATABASE