Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

St Clair County Airport (KPLR)

Lat: 33.56°NLon: 86.25°WElev: 485ft.

A Few Clouds

73°F

23°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 3:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Pell City AL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Pell City AL
 33.62°N 86.29°W
3:08 am CDT Aug 15, 2020
3am CDT Aug 15, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2020
 
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