Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bessemer Airport (KEKY)

Lat: 33.31°NLon: 86.93°WElev: 699ft.

Light Rain

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1002.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 5:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Helena AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Helena AL
 33.31°N 86.94°W
6:36 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
6pm CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2024
 
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