Category: Pictures

Twenty Years Ago Today…

Twenty Years Ago Today…

| March 12, 2013 @ 5:41 am

Alabama’s greatest snow storm on record… the Blizzard of 1993 started. From Friday afternoon, March 12, 1993, through Saturday morning, March 13, the snow came down in a remarkable way. Winds gusted to hurricane force on ridge tops, and convective snow was widespread complete with thunder and lightning. Birmingham’s official total was 13 inches, but […]

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Twenty Years Ago…

Twenty Years Ago…

| March 11, 2013 @ 10:40 pm

The great Blizzard of 1993… March 12-13, 1993. Officially 13 inches of snow at Birmingham… some places had closer to 20 inches. Winds gusting to hurricane force on ridges, and convective snow complete with thunder and lightning. Much more later… here are some viewer submitted images. If you have photos from the generational snow event… […]

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Connecticut Snow Pictures

Connecticut Snow Pictures

| February 9, 2013 @ 4:36 pm

Friends at my church have a daughter who is currently living in New Haven, CT. They sent me these pictures this afternoon, and I thought I would share them with our Blog viewers. Quite an amazing snow storm! -Brian-

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Tropical Sunset

Tropical Sunset

| August 29, 2012 @ 9:07 pm

What a sky over Alabama this evening, thanks to Tropical Storm Isaac to the southwest. This was the sunset over Birmingham… from Twitter user @jtkola

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Lightning Is Frightening

Lightning Is Frightening

| August 15, 2012 @ 12:48 pm

Thanks to Scott Rikansrud for these images… he writes… “Hi James, I wanted to share some photos of the lightning damage we received yesterday morning in Gadsden. At about 4:45am lightning blow a large hole ~4ft in diameter through the top of our chimney. We were very fortunate that there was no fire or injuries […]

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