Author Archive: Scott Martin

Scott Martin is a meteorologist, graphic artist, musician, husband, and a father. Scott is a member of the National Weather Association and the Central Alabama Chapter of the National Weather Association. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides accurate forecasts for many racing series across the USA.

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Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Counties in East-Central Alabama Until 6:30PM

Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Counties in East-Central Alabama Until 6:30PM

| June 23, 2017 @ 3:43 pm

At 330 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to showers and a few thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. An inch of rain will fall in a short period if time on already saturated ground.

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Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Marengo and Sumter Counties Until 6:30PM

Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Marengo and Sumter Counties Until 6:30PM

| June 23, 2017 @ 3:32 pm

At 325 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to showers and a few thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

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Strong Storms Now Affecting The East-Central Parts of Central Alabama

Strong Storms Now Affecting The East-Central Parts of Central Alabama

| June 23, 2017 @ 3:29 pm

At 323 PM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Steele to Calera. Movement was northeast at 40 mph.

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Strong Storms About To Affect Blount, Etowah, St. Clair, & Cherokee Counties

Strong Storms About To Affect Blount, Etowah, St. Clair, & Cherokee Counties

| June 23, 2017 @ 3:04 pm

At 2:59 PM CDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Oneonta, moving northeast at 45 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with this storm.

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Strong Storms About To Affect Walker, Tuscaloosa, Blount, Shelby, Hale, Bibb, Jefferson & St. Clair

Strong Storms About To Affect Walker, Tuscaloosa, Blount, Shelby, Hale, Bibb, Jefferson & St. Clair

| June 23, 2017 @ 2:44 pm

At 2:39 PM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles east of Helicon to near Oak Grove to near Knoxville. Movement was east at 25 mph.

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