Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gadsden, Gadsden Municipal Airport (KGAD)

Lat: 33.97°NLon: 86.08°WElev: 568ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 8:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Steele AL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Steele AL
 33.91°N 86.3°W
6:18 am CDT May 9, 2021
9am CDT May 9, 2021-6pm CDT May 15, 2021
 
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