Alabama's Weather

Dry Through Friday With Chilly Nights

Dry Through Friday With Chilly Nights

| January 23, 2018 @ 3:14 pm

SEASONAL WEATHER: Temperatures are in the 50s across most of North/Central Alabama this afternoon; clouds are confined to the far northern counties of the state near the Tennessee border.

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Beautiful, Breezy, & Cool Across Central Alabama As We Approach Midday

Beautiful, Breezy, & Cool Across Central Alabama As We Approach Midday

| January 23, 2018 @ 10:53 am

With the exception of a few very thin clouds over the central portions of Central Alabama at the moment, skies are bright and sunny.

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Dry Though Friday; Cool Days, Chilly Nights

Dry Though Friday; Cool Days, Chilly Nights

| January 23, 2018 @ 6:19 am

CALM PATTERN: Following yesterday’s rain, drier, cooler air is rolling into Alabama today. The sky will be partly to mostly sunny with a high in the mid 50s; Birmingham’s average high for January 23 is 54.

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Partner News Stories

Alabama Attorney General Warns Of Spanish-language Scam

Alabama Attorney General Warns Of Spanish-language Scam

| January 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Would-be criminals have added a new wrinkle in a long-running scam regarding payment of bills: a second language.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: Gaineswood

Alabama Legacy Moment: Gaineswood

| January 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Public Television is producing a series of videos titled “Alabama Legacy Moments” that offer a quick history of the people, places and stories that have defined Alabama. Done in conjunction with the ongoing bicentennial celebration of the state that concludes in 2019, the short pieces should inspire you to learn more about the rich history of Alabama. “Alabama Legacy Moments”  are sponsored by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and the Alabama Broadcasters Association.

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From Ua To Broadway, Jake Boyd’s Acting Career Has Soared

From Ua To Broadway, Jake Boyd’s Acting Career Has Soared

| January 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Like many boys growing up in Tuscaloosa, where football is integral to the cultural identity of the city, Jake Boyd’s parents encouraged him to make his mark on the gridiron.

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WeatherBrains Podcast

WeatherBrains 627:  A Really Spacey Show

WeatherBrains 627: A Really Spacey Show

| January 23, 2018 @ 7:40 am

The WeatherBrains gang looks into space for this episode with some fascinating information from Dr. Tamitha Skov, a leading space weather expert in the world.

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Talking Space Weather Tonight on WeatherBrains!

Talking Space Weather Tonight on WeatherBrains!

| January 22, 2018 @ 3:53 pm

We will be talking about Space Weather tonight in the live recording of the WeatherBrains podcast. Watch the show live or listen later!

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WeatherBrains 626:  Everyone is a Big Wuss

WeatherBrains 626: Everyone is a Big Wuss

| January 16, 2018 @ 7:21 am

In Episode 626, the WeatherBrains gang speaks with folks from SurfLine and WeatherBell Analytics. SurfLine provides wave forecasting around the world, and WeatherBell Analytics is a major player in the provision of weather data.

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Other Recent Posts

African-american Heritage Sites In Alabama Recognized Through Special Fund, History Preserved

African-american Heritage Sites In Alabama Recognized Through Special Fund, History Preserved

| January 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Civil rights leaders have identified 20 Alabama sites for placement on the 2018 World Monuments Fund’s watch list in an effort to save the historic buildings from decay.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Man Forced To Jump To His Death

On This Day In Alabama History: Man Forced To Jump To His Death

| January 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

January 23, 1957: Four members of the Ku Klux Klan forced African-American Willie Edwards Jr. to jump 125 feet to his death from the Tyler-Goodwin Bridge near Montgomery.

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Alabama Skater John Zimmerman IV Is Heading To The Olympics As A Coach

Alabama Skater John Zimmerman IV Is Heading To The Olympics As A Coach

| January 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

John Zimmerman IV is decades removed from being an aspiring figure skater living in Homewood.

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Severe Threat Has Ended For Tonight

Severe Threat Has Ended For Tonight

| January 22, 2018 @ 7:21 pm

The severe threat has now ended for all of Central Alabama, as the main line of showers and storms has now pushed well off into Georgia.

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Areal Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Elmore, Lowndes, Macon, & Montgomery Counties Until 7:30 PM

Areal Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Elmore, Lowndes, Macon, & Montgomery Counties Until 7:30 PM

| January 22, 2018 @ 5:35 pm

Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen.

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Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Lee & Macon Counties

Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Lee & Macon Counties

| January 22, 2018 @ 4:46 pm

At 4:42 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Auburn University to Liverpool. Movement was east at 45 mph. Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

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Areal Flood Advisory for Elmore, Lowndes, & Montgomery Counties Until 5:30 PM

Areal Flood Advisory for Elmore, Lowndes, & Montgomery Counties Until 5:30 PM

| January 22, 2018 @ 3:37 pm

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued an Areal Flood Advisory for Elmore, Northeastern Lowndes, and Montgomery counties until 5:30 PM.

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