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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast and Breezy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 22 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Irondale AL

Wind Advisory until April 30, 10:00pm
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    Wind Advisory until April 30, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Irondale AL
 33.53°N 86.68°W
8:05 pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
8pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 7, 2017
 
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