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Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley & Southeast

A few severe thunderstorms are possible over Texas, the lower Mississippi Valley, and Southeast into Sunday. Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding may also occur in these areas. Elsewhere, rain and higher elevation snow will develop from Idaho into western Montana by Sunday evening, followed by cooling temperatures and a changeover to snow for most of the northern Rockies by Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

Wind Advisory April 22, 01:00pm until April 23, 04:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 69. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 59. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 69. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 59. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
11:34 am CDT Apr 22, 2018
11am CDT Apr 22, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2018
 
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