Widespread Heat This Week; Monsoon Rain Lingers

Widespread heat concerns are expected through at least midweek as high pressure covers a large portion of the U.S., especially the Central half. Excessive heat warnings and watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the northern Plains to the northwestern Gulf Coast and in parts of the West. Flood watches continue in parts of the Southwest due to the heavy monsoon rain threat. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 26 Jul 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Birmingham AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 97.

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 97. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 97.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 97. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.84°W
5:50 pm CDT Jul 26, 2021
6pm CDT Jul 26, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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