Significant Severe Weather Outbreak Likely Today

A significant severe thunderstorm outbreak is likely for portions of the Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from eastern Iowa into northern and central Illinois. The threats include tornadoes, a few which may be significant, large to very large hail, and damaging winds. A powerful system near the Central Plains will lift north and clash with a warm and humid air mass over the region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Mar 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am.  High near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am. High near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
11:53 am CDT Mar 28, 2020
1pm CDT Mar 28, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2020
 
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