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Heavy Rain Possible in the Southeast, while Severe Weather Expected in the Great Plains

Slow-moving convection will bring the threat of flash flooding today in the Southeast. Meanwhile, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across the Great Plains and upper Mississippi River Valley this afternoon and evening. Primary threats will be thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57° N Lon: 86.75° W Elev: 643 ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 24 May 5:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Jefferson County

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph in the evening then becoming light.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Sunday
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday Night
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Memorial Day
Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday
Widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday
Thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.



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630 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018
 
 

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