Category: Alabama’s Weather

Fog in  the West, Low Clouds Overnight; Perfection by Thursday Afternoon; Records to Fall Friday

Fog in the West, Low Clouds Overnight; Perfection by Thursday Afternoon; Records to Fall Friday

| February 22, 2017 @ 10:58 pm

A shallow moist airmass covers Alabama tonight. Dewpoints are in the upper 50s. Temperatures have fallen to around 60F, so fog is a definitely posisbility in areas where skies are clear and winds have gone calm. The visibility at Columbus MS is down to 3/4 of a mile. Gadsden is down to 2 miles. Low […]

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Warm Tomorrow/Friday; Much Cooler By Saturday

Warm Tomorrow/Friday; Much Cooler By Saturday

| February 22, 2017 @ 3:03 pm

RADAR CHECK: A few small, isolated showers have formed across North/Central Alabama this afternoon… moving to the northwest. They will fizzle soon after sunset. Otherwise, the sky features more clouds than sun across Alabama this afternoon with temperatures in the 67-70 degree range. TOMORROW/FRIDAY: The weather will be warm for late February on both days […]

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Clouds Are Hanging Tough At Midday Across Central Alabama

Clouds Are Hanging Tough At Midday Across Central Alabama

| February 22, 2017 @ 1:01 pm

At this “later than midday hour” across Central Alabama, rainfall has pretty much come to an end for most of the area. The only exceptions would be for a few showers over parts of our east and southeastern counties. Otherwise, the rest of the area is generally cloudy, but there are some breaks in those […]

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Clouds Linger Today; Some Light Rain/Drizzle

Clouds Linger Today; Some Light Rain/Drizzle

| February 22, 2017 @ 9:15 am

RADAR CHECK: Early this morning the bulk of the rain on radar was south and east of Birmingham… Clouds still blanket all of Alabama, and there is some patchy drizzle over the northern half of the state. The upper low responsible for the widespread rain yesterday is moving southeast, toward the eastern Gulf of Mexico, […]

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Trending Drier Tomorrow

Trending Drier Tomorrow

| February 21, 2017 @ 9:01 pm

RADAR CHECK: Widespread rain continues across much of Alabama this afternoon… Temperatures are hovering around the 60 degree mark as the rain falls, and there is no lightning showing up over the northern half of Alabama. Periods of rain will continue tonight statewide as an upper trough moves in from the west. We trend drier […]

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At Midday, Rain Continues To Fall Across Much Of Central Alabama

At Midday, Rain Continues To Fall Across Much Of Central Alabama

| February 21, 2017 @ 12:05 pm

As the title of this post states, much of the Central Alabama area is experiencing rainfall at the midday hour. There is a small break in the action across and around the I-65 corridor from the Alabama/Tennessee state line south to the northern part of Chilton County. The rain shield is making very slow progress […]

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Widespread Rain Through Tonight

Widespread Rain Through Tonight

| February 21, 2017 @ 6:35 am

RADAR CHECK: Rain has moved into West Alabama early this morning ahead of an upper trough approaching from the west. Rain will be fairly widespread across the state through tonight, although there will be some breaks. The good news is that there is no risk of severe weather, and I doubt if we hear much […]

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Widespread Rain For Alabama Tomorrow

Widespread Rain For Alabama Tomorrow

| February 20, 2017 @ 2:57 pm

FINE FEBRUARY AFTERNOON: Temperatures are in the 70s across Alabama this afternoon with sunshine through high clouds. Those clouds will thicken and lower tonight, however, and we will deal with wet weather tomorrow. RAIN RETURNS: Rain will become widespread across Alabama by mid to late morning tomorrow, and the rain continues tomorrow afternoon into tomorrow […]

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A Few High Clouds Out There At Midday, But A Great & Warm Day Across Central Alabama

A Few High Clouds Out There At Midday, But A Great & Warm Day Across Central Alabama

| February 20, 2017 @ 1:26 pm

At the midday hour across Central Alabama, we have some high, thin clouds floating overhead that are filtering the sun a little bit, but they are not affecting the temperatures at all. Back to our west, showers and thunderstorms are occurring over the eastern parts of Texas, into the western parts of Louisiana. No severe […]

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Spring-Like Today; Rain Returns Tomorrow

Spring-Like Today; Rain Returns Tomorrow

| February 20, 2017 @ 6:06 am

WARM FEBRUARY DAY: The average high today for Birmingham is 60 degrees… we should climb about 15 degrees above that today with a high in the mid to upper 70s along with a good supply of sunshine. If you enjoyed the weather yesterday, you will love it today. We will keep an eye on active […]

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A Quick Peek At Central Alabama’s Weather At 10PM, Plus The Next 7 Days

A Quick Peek At Central Alabama’s Weather At 10PM, Plus The Next 7 Days

| February 19, 2017 @ 10:12 pm

It was another beautiful mid-February day across Central Alabama, with above-average temperatures making it a great day to get out around town today. It was a great day down at the Hoover Library for the Wild Weather: Adventures Of Storm Chasers presentation, featuring our own Brian Peters, along with the awesome storm chasers John Brown […]

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Nice Today, Great Tomorrow. PWW (Perfect Weather Watch) in Effect for Central Alabama.

Nice Today, Great Tomorrow. PWW (Perfect Weather Watch) in Effect for Central Alabama.

| February 19, 2017 @ 1:40 pm

It’s hard to argue with today’s weather. A good supply of sunshine after some early morning fog in valleys and low clouds in East Alabama. But temperatures have rebounded nicely from early morning lows mostly in the 40s to the 60s over Northeast Alabama and 70s elsewhere across Central Alabama. Just a few clouds scattered […]

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