Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Alton AL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Alton AL
 33.59°N 86.62°W
9:34 am CDT May 24, 2016
9am CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 30, 2016
 
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