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Heavy Rainfall Threat to the South from Possible Tropical/Subtropical System Over the Weekend

A tropical disturbance over the Yucatan Peninsula has a High chance of developing into a tropical or subtropical depression in the Gulf over the Memorial Day Weekend. This system has the potential to bring heavy rainfall to portions of the Gulf Coast over the next 5-7 days. The threat of rip currents will also steadily increase along the Gulf from FL to LA over the holiday weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

A Few Clouds

69°F

21°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Scattered showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Memorial Day
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 85. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.51°N 86.82°W
2:07 am CDT May 25, 2018
2am CDT May 25, 2018-6pm CDT May 31, 2018
 
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