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 587:  Horns Out of Your Ears

WeatherBrains 587: Horns Out of Your Ears

| April 18, 2017 @ 6:30 am

Tony Rice, the astronomy guy, joins the WeatherBrains gang for an episode discussing just about everything about the upcoming eclipse in August, 2017.

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Summer-like Easter Sunday for Central Alabama

Summer-like Easter Sunday for Central Alabama

| April 16, 2017 @ 7:04 am

It’s going to be another summer-like day for your Easter Sunday in Central Alabama with highs in the lower 80s similar to Saturday.

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Warm Weather for Your Weekend

Warm Weather for Your Weekend

| April 15, 2017 @ 6:36 am

The unseasonably warm weather over the past few days will continue for your weekend as highs reach into the range of 80 to 84.

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Tranquil Weather for the Upcoming Week

Tranquil Weather for the Upcoming Week

| April 9, 2017 @ 6:46 am

The weather for Central Alabama remains tranquil and warm for the week ahead with only a small chance for an isolated shower on Wednesday.

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Warming Trend for the Weekend

Warming Trend for the Weekend

| April 8, 2017 @ 6:16 am

After a chilly start, temperatures will warm to around 71. There is little in the way of rain chances for the next week.

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WeatherBrains 585:  The Rubber Tip is In There

WeatherBrains 585: The Rubber Tip is In There

| April 4, 2017 @ 7:47 am

In this episode of WeatherBrains, the gang talks with the Jim Williams, creator of the web site Hurricane City.

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Sunny and Warm Today before Storms Monday

Sunny and Warm Today before Storms Monday

| April 2, 2017 @ 7:20 am

While the sky won’t be quite as clear and bright as we saw on Saturday, we should still see plenty of sunshine with highs in the lower 80s before potential for severe storms on Monday.

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Gorgeous Saturday, Warmer Sunday

Gorgeous Saturday, Warmer Sunday

| April 1, 2017 @ 7:04 am

While the pattern remains active, we are looking at a weekend full of sunshine and warming temperature. More storms possible Monday and again Wednesday.

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WeatherBrains 584:  The Only Stud Muffins On the Show

WeatherBrains 584: The Only Stud Muffins On the Show

| March 29, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Jim Cantore joins the WeatherBrains gang to discuss his career and thoughts on the field of meteorology.

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Stormy Pattern Continues

Stormy Pattern Continues

| March 26, 2017 @ 7:15 am

Storms remained below severe limits Saturday, but the overall weather pattern for Central Alabama remains stormy for the week ahead, especially Monday afternoon/evening and again Thursday afternoon/evening.

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Stormy Today and in Days Ahead

Stormy Today and in Days Ahead

| March 25, 2017 @ 7:01 am

Central Alabama is in for a period of stormy weather today, and with an active weather pattern forecast, there will be additional storms to contend with in the week ahead.

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WeatherBrains 583:  Difference Between Uncertainty and Confusion

WeatherBrains 583: Difference Between Uncertainty and Confusion

| March 21, 2017 @ 12:10 pm

WeatherBrains tackles the issues related to communicating uncertainty when forecasting winter weather even in the Northeast US. It’s always a spirited discussion when Dr. Chuck Doswell joins us.

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Dry but Coolish Day, Warmer Monday

Dry but Coolish Day, Warmer Monday

| March 19, 2017 @ 6:44 am

Look for a nice mid-March Sunday across Central Alabama with highs a little on the cool side with readings in the lower half of the 60s.

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Wet Early, Cooler Sunday

Wet Early, Cooler Sunday

| March 18, 2017 @ 7:02 am

The first half of Saturday will be wet but we dry out for the afternoon and Sunday. Temperatures a little cooler than recent days.

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WeatherBrains 582:  Some Show with Naked People

WeatherBrains 582: Some Show with Naked People

| March 14, 2017 @ 4:10 pm

Great WeatherBrains this week with tropical expert Dr. Phil Klotzbach and Dakota Smith from the Weather Junkies podcast.

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