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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bessemer Airport (KEKY)

Lat: 33.31°NLon: 86.93°WElev: 699ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Jul 1:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Hoover AL

Flash Flood Watch July 28, 10:00am until July 29, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 88. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 88. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Hoover AL
 33.35°N 86.8°W
2:33 am CDT Jul 28, 2017
2am CDT Jul 28, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2017
 
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