Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
6:50 am CST Mar 3, 2024
10am CST Mar 3, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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