Bessemer, AL (35020)

9:07 PM CST on January 16, 2018 (GMT -0600)
alabama | | Change Station

Elev 525 ft 33.35 °N, 86.93 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
22.7 °F
Feels Like 23 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 6.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.57 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Windchill 23 °F
Dew Point 15 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:51 AM 5:04 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KBHM 170253Z 32012KT 10SM BKN022 OVC080 M06/M11 A3055 RMK AO2 SLP351 60000 T10561106 51011
Pressure 30.57 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Windchill 23 °F
Dew Point 15 °F
Humidity 72%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:51 AM 5:04 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KBHM 170253Z 32012KT 10SM BKN022 OVC080 M06/M11 A3055 RMK AO2 SLP351 60000 T10561106 51011

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Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:26 PM CST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am CST
Wednesday...
... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 9 PM this evening
to 9 am CST Wednesday...

* what... snow expected. Very cold wind chills expected. Plan on
difficult travel conditions, including during the evening
commute. Total snow accumulations of one to one a half inches
are expected. Expect wind chills to range from 5 above zero to 5
below zero.

* Where... portions of central, east Central, Northeast, northwest,
and west central Alabama.

* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, through 6 am CST
Wednesday, although counties will likely be cancelled as the
night continues. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 9 PM this
evening to 9 am CST Wednesday.

* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little
as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.





Hard Freeze Warning
Issued: 11:12 AM CST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Hard freeze warning in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am
CST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a hard
freeze warning, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am
CST Thursday. The hard freeze watch is no longer in effect.

* Temperatures... a range of 9 to 20 degrees is expected
Wednesday morning. A range of 12 to 19 degrees is expected
Thursday morning.

* Impacts... prolonged exposure to these temperatures could
result in exposed water pipes freezing and possibly bursting,
as well as killing sensitive vegetation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hard freeze warning means temperatures of 15 to 20 degrees or
below are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill
crops and other sensitive vegetation.





1112 am CST Tue Jan 16 2018

... Hard freeze warning in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am
CST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a hard
freeze warning, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am
CST Thursday. The hard freeze watch is no longer in effect.

* Temperatures... a range of 9 to 20 degrees is expected
Wednesday morning. A range of 12 to 19 degrees is expected
Thursday morning.

* Impacts... prolonged exposure to these temperatures could
result in exposed water pipes freezing and possibly bursting,
as well as killing sensitive vegetation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hard freeze warning means temperatures of 15 to 20 degrees or
below are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill
crops and other sensitive vegetation.