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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding for Mid-Atlantic

An unseasonably strong storm system will bring heavy rain to the Mid-Atlantic and central Appalachians Friday into Saturday. Flash flooding and widespread lowland flooding are possible during this period. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Desert Southwest through the southern/central Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bessemer Airport (KEKY)

Lat: 33.31°NLon: 86.93°WElev: 699ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Jul 10:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Brighton AL

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

    NOW until
    12:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
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
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Brighton AL
 33.4°N 86.96°W
10:35 am CDT Jul 28, 2017
11am CDT Jul 28, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2017
 
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