Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alabaster, Shelby County Airport (KEET)

Lat: 33.18°NLon: 86.78°WElev: 584ft.

Fog/Mist

64°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Chelsea AL

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Chelsea AL
 33.25°N 86.67°W
7:30 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
9am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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