Strong System To Move Through East; Very Unsettled Hawaii and Alaska

A strong cold front will sweep through the East on Monday with lake effect snow, high winds and strong to severe thunderstorms. Meanwhile, a powerful Kona low will produce multiple hazards across Hawaii, including heavy rain and potential catastrophic flooding. Finally, a winter storm is impacting Alaska as blizzard and winter storm warnings are in effect for much of western and southern Alaska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Temperature rising to near 67 by 11am, then falling to around 51 during the remainder of the day. South wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Temperature rising to near 67 by 11am, then falling to around 51 during the remainder of the day. South wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
5:23 pm CST Dec 5, 2021
6pm CST Dec 5, 2021-6pm CST Dec 12, 2021
 
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