Author Archive: Brian Peters

Brian Peters is one of the television meteorologists at ABC3340 in Birmingham and a retired NWS Warning Coordination Meteorologist. He handles the weekend Weather Xtreme Videos and forecast discussion and is the Webmaster for the popular WeatherBrains podcast.

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WeatherBrains 609:  It’s Complicated!

WeatherBrains 609: It’s Complicated!

| September 19, 2017 @ 9:07 am

In this episode four of the WeatherBrains gang are at the 42nd annual meeting of the National Weather Association in Garden Grove, CA, so we’re going to be bringing a vast array of guests to this rather special – and long – episode.

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Showers Today, Dry Monday/Tuesday

Showers Today, Dry Monday/Tuesday

| September 17, 2017 @ 8:34 am

Showers remain a possibility today, but with moisture values waning slightly on Monday and Tuesday, Central Alabama should be dry. An upper ridge over the eastern third of the country promises to keep the weather warm with highs mainly in the upper 80s, possibly flirting with the 90-degree mark.

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WeatherBrains 608:  Crippling Pumpkin Addiction

WeatherBrains 608: Crippling Pumpkin Addiction

| September 13, 2017 @ 6:35 am

In one of the busiest episodes ever for WeatherBrains, we talk with two people that were involved with Harvey and the Houston flooding, the topic of hurricane messaging with Dr. Laura Myers and Kim Klockow, and several of the people responsible for the upcoming NWA annual conference.

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Tropical Storm Warnings East Alabama

Tropical Storm Warnings East Alabama

| September 10, 2017 @ 7:07 am

Irma continues to be the focus for weather over the next three days as it moves steadily northward eventually moving across the northern half of Alabama Tuesday. A tropical storm warning was issued for most of eastern Alabama east of Interstate 65. Rainfall of 1 to 5 inches will occur over the next three days with the heaviest amounts, 3 to 5 inches, over the eastern half of Alabama.

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