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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

A Few Clouds

60°F

16°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 5:53 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly cloudy in the morning...then mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Tuesday Night
Thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday
Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
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630 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015
 
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