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The Latest on the Tropics…

The Latest on the Tropics…

| November 19, 2017 @ 11:16 pm

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

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Freeze Warning Tonight, Tranquil Week Ahead

Freeze Warning Tonight, Tranquil Week Ahead

| November 19, 2017 @ 1:59 pm

A freeze warning is in effect for much of the state for tonight and early Monday morning as temperatures reach 27-31F in most spots. The holiday week looks dry and cool.

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Freeze Warning for Monday Morning

Freeze Warning for Monday Morning

| November 19, 2017 @ 6:43 am

Temperatures today about 20 degrees below the highs of Saturday, but we will see plenty of sunshine. Breezy conditions continue until early afternoon. A freeze warning is in effect for Monday morning for nearly all of Alabama. Temperatures will warm somewhat for the rest of the week as we stay dry for Thanksgiving.

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Walmart Joins Retailers Planning To Try Out Tesla Truck

Walmart Joins Retailers Planning To Try Out Tesla Truck

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Customers are starting to place orders for Tesla Inc.’s new all-electric Semi truck, with retail giant Walmart Stores Inc. preordering for its U.S. and Canadian units.

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Home Automation Lets Smart Neighborhood Residents Run Households With Ease

Home Automation Lets Smart Neighborhood Residents Run Households With Ease

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Checking in on Smart Neighborhood™ – part two

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Gary Ellis Is An Alabama Bright Light Delivering A Blow To Parkinson’s Disease

Gary Ellis Is An Alabama Bright Light Delivering A Blow To Parkinson’s Disease

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Two years ago, Gary Ellis woke up for what seemed like any other day. Except by the afternoon, he learned Parkinson’s disease had invaded his body. Never imagining a disease like Parkinson’s coming into his house and claiming residency, Ellis was jolted.

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NFL Star Mario Addison Comes Home To Birmingham To Give Thanks And More

NFL Star Mario Addison Comes Home To Birmingham To Give Thanks And More

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Mario Addison has fond memories of Thanksgivings in his youth.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Auburn Named Playing Field After Pat Dye

On This Day In Alabama History: Auburn Named Playing Field After Pat Dye

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 19, 2005: Auburn University named the playing field at Jordan-Hare Stadium after Pat Dye, who served as football coach from 1981 to 1992

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At 17, Rae’mah Henderson Will Get To Make Her Big Pitch In Rev Birmingham Event

At 17, Rae’mah Henderson Will Get To Make Her Big Pitch In Rev Birmingham Event

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Rae’Mah Henderson is only 17 years old, but her ambition and work ethic have always impressed those around her. It was no different when she competed for a shot at a share of $40,000 in startup capital in REV Birmingham’s The Big Pitch, which gives aspiring entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business models to a panel of judges and potential investors.

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Severe Weather Threat Has Ended For North/Central Alabama

Severe Weather Threat Has Ended For North/Central Alabama

| November 18, 2017 @ 8:29 pm

The isolated severe weather threat has ended for all of Central Alabama, but we could still see wind gusts of 40-50 MPH along and ahead of the squall line that may continue to bring down trees and power lines.

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Strong Storms Approaching Jefferson County

Strong Storms Approaching Jefferson County

| November 18, 2017 @ 6:41 pm

At 636 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 8 miles north of Holly Pond to Parrish. Movement was east at 50 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Canceled For Parts Of Dekalb, Jackson, And Marshall Counties

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Canceled For Parts Of Dekalb, Jackson, And Marshall Counties

| November 18, 2017 @ 6:40 pm

MARSHALL AND SOUTHWESTERN DEKALB COUNTIES IS CANCELLED.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Parts Of Winston County Until 6:15PM

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Parts Of Winston County Until 6:15PM

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:50 pm

At 5:50 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm was located over Moreland, or 11 miles north of Arley, moving east at 65 mph.

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Strong Storms Entering The Northwest Corner Of Alabama

Strong Storms Entering The Northwest Corner Of Alabama

| November 18, 2017 @ 4:26 pm

At 4:21 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Walnut Grove to near Burton in Mississippi.

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Freeze Watch Issued For Central Alabama For Sunday Night & Monday Morning

Freeze Watch Issued For Central Alabama For Sunday Night & Monday Morning

| November 18, 2017 @ 3:38 pm

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Freeze Watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
morning.

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A Quick Update On Our Weather Situation At 2:20 PM

A Quick Update On Our Weather Situation At 2:20 PM

| November 18, 2017 @ 2:21 pm

At this point across North/Central Alabama, there is not very much going on but a few sprinkles showing up on radar at the moment, but activity will be picking up later this afternoon.

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Wind Advisory Issued For Parts of Central Alabama Until 3:00 AM Sunday

Wind Advisory Issued For Parts of Central Alabama Until 3:00 AM Sunday

| November 18, 2017 @ 10:20 am

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 3:00 AM CST Sunday.

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Updated Severe Weather Outlook For Today

Updated Severe Weather Outlook For Today

| November 18, 2017 @ 9:59 am

SPC has now introduced a Slight Risk for severe storms for parts of North Alabama, and extended the Marginal Risk a little farther south into parts of Central Alabama that includes Jefferson County.

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Rain Chances Afternoon and Evening Then Dry

Rain Chances Afternoon and Evening Then Dry

| November 18, 2017 @ 6:57 am

A cold front with the potential for some showers and isolated thunderstorms will move through Alabama later today and overnight with rain chances diminishing rapidly by sunrise Sunday. It will be much colder Sunday with highs in the 50s. Morning lows Monday will be into the lower and middle 30s.

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Deer Hunting In Alabama Brings In Big Bucks, Lots Of Doe

Deer Hunting In Alabama Brings In Big Bucks, Lots Of Doe

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Today’s deer hunters don’t understand that times weren’t always so good for their sport, said Chuck Sykes, director of the Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries.

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Boeing Scorns Airbus, Bombardier Plan For Alabama Facility

Boeing Scorns Airbus, Bombardier Plan For Alabama Facility

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Boeing Co. isn’t buying Bombardier Inc.’s assurances that it will build an assembly line in Alabama under a partnership with Airbus SE on the Canadian plane-maker’s marquee jetliner.

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Alabama, Auburn Games Undercards To Main Event: UAB Vs. Florida

Alabama, Auburn Games Undercards To Main Event: UAB Vs. Florida

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

That ticking noise in your head isn’t your imagination. It’s the college football clock ticking down to what is shaping up to be a colossal Iron Bowl on the Plains between top-ranked Alabama and surging Auburn.

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Magic City Half-marathon, Mobile International Festival And Kirk Franklin In Can’t Miss Alabama

Magic City Half-marathon, Mobile International Festival And Kirk Franklin In Can’t Miss Alabama

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Magic City Half-marathon, Mobile International Festival And Kirk Franklin In Can’t Miss Alabama

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On This Day In Alabama History: Charles D. Kochakian Was Born In Massachusetts

On This Day In Alabama History: Charles D. Kochakian Was Born In Massachusetts

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 18, 1908: Scientist Charles D

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First Homeowners Set To Move Into Alabama Power’s Smart Neighborhood This Month

First Homeowners Set To Move Into Alabama Power’s Smart Neighborhood This Month

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Checking in on Smart Neighborhood™ – part one

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Rain At Times This Weekend; Colder Sunday

Rain At Times This Weekend; Colder Sunday

| November 17, 2017 @ 3:21 pm

COLD FRONT ON THE WAY: With a good supply of sunshine, temperatures are in the 67-70 degree range this afternoon across North/Central Alabama. Clouds will increase across Alabama tonight ahead of an approaching cold front.

A band of showers and storms will pass through the state tomorrow afternoon and tomorrow night; the main window for rain will come from 12:00 noon through 12:00 midnight.

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A Great Midday For Central Alabama, Rain Returns For Saturday

A Great Midday For Central Alabama, Rain Returns For Saturday

| November 17, 2017 @ 12:29 pm

We’ll continue to have mostly clear to clear skies across Central Alabama for the remainder of the daytime and early evening hours.

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Satterfield’s Offers Fine Dining In Relaxed Setting

Satterfield’s Offers Fine Dining In Relaxed Setting

| November 17, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Becky Satterfield believes that fine dining need not be pretentious. She’s also a woman who gets things done, so in 2005 she created a place “where the family dinner table and fine dining meet.”

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Airbus $50 Billion Dubai Jet Deal Will Be Boost To Mobile Assembly Line

Airbus $50 Billion Dubai Jet Deal Will Be Boost To Mobile Assembly Line

| November 17, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Airbus SE announced the biggest commercial-plane transaction in its history, securing an order for single-aisle aircraft valued at nearly $50 billion at the Dubai Air Show, outdoing Boeing Co.’s own $20 billion mega-deal.

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Chocolate Gets First Addition To Color Palette In 80 Years

Chocolate Gets First Addition To Color Palette In 80 Years

| November 17, 2017 @ 5:00 am

A breakthrough by a Swiss chocolate maker expands the industry’s hues beyond just dark, milk and white.

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