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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Light Rain

19°C

67°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 28 G 39 km/h
Barometer 1012.3 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 30 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

Wind Advisory until April 30, 10:00pm
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    Wind Advisory until April 30, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 14. South wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 14. South wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
6:06 pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
7pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 7, 2017
 
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