Alabama's Weather

Warmer Days Ahead

Warmer Days Ahead

| January 20, 2018 @ 12:25 pm

The January thaw continues across Alabama today, with 50s and 60s, area wide. Tomorrow, the temperatures only get warmer with 60s and 70s likely.

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Warming Kicks In; Wet Monday

Warming Kicks In; Wet Monday

| January 20, 2018 @ 6:51 am

A warming trend continues for the weekend as the weather remains dry. Clouds increase Sunday and Monday ahead of a cold front that should bring rain to much of Alabama from Monday morning through Tuesday morning.

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Warming Trend Continues; Rain Returns Monday

Warming Trend Continues; Rain Returns Monday

| January 19, 2018 @ 3:18 pm

FEELING BETTER: Temperatures have exceeded 50 degrees across much of North/Central Alabama this afternoon as the warming trend continues. While the sky is sunny here, we do note some clouds just west of the state.

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Winter Weather

All Watches, Warnings, & Advisories Have Expired

All Watches, Warnings, & Advisories Have Expired

| January 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am

The Hard Freeze Warning that was in effect until 9:00 AM today has expired. There are no watches, advisories, or warnings in effect for North and Central Alabama.

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Moderate to Heavy Snow Approaching Montgomery, I-85 Corridor

Moderate to Heavy Snow Approaching Montgomery, I-85 Corridor

| January 16, 2018 @ 10:19 pm

Bands of moderate to heavy snow continue over parts of Alabama tonight. Heavy snow is approaching the Montgomery Metro area and will affect Auburn later.

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Snowband Intensifying South of the I-59 Corridor

Snowband Intensifying South of the I-59 Corridor

| January 16, 2018 @ 7:37 pm

Snow continues to move eastward across North and Central Alabama, as travel issues are now occurring as far south as Chilton County.

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Partner News Stories

Recipe: Easy Pecan Shortbread

Recipe: Easy Pecan Shortbread

| January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Shortbread cookies. They’re one of my most favorite things. There is something magical about the perfect blend of flour, butter and sugar. But truth be told, they can be a little fussy. Some recipes call for you to use cold butter and cut it into the flour. Other recipes call for you to roll the dough out and prick it with a fork. Some even call for you to use cookie cutters. None of these tasks are especially difficult. Ain’t nobody got time for all that. Enter my EASY Pecan Shortbread.

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Brian Peters: Warming Kicks In For Alabama; Wet Monday Ahead

Brian Peters: Warming Kicks In For Alabama; Wet Monday Ahead

| January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Brian Peters: Warming Kicks In For Alabama; Wet Monday Ahead

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On This Day In Alabama History: Fort Louis Established Near Mobile

On This Day In Alabama History: Fort Louis Established Near Mobile

| January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

January 20, 1702: French colonists established Fort Louis de la Louisiane on a bluff 27 miles north of present-day Mobile

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WeatherBrains Podcast

WeatherBrains 626:  Everyone is a Big Wuss

WeatherBrains 626: Everyone is a Big Wuss

| January 16, 2018 @ 7:21 am

In Episode 626, the WeatherBrains gang speaks with folks from SurfLine and WeatherBell Analytics. SurfLine provides wave forecasting around the world, and WeatherBell Analytics is a major player in the provision of weather data.

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WeatherBrains 625:  You Can Only Touch it with One Finger!

WeatherBrains 625: You Can Only Touch it with One Finger!

| January 9, 2018 @ 8:58 am

With many of the WeatherBrains gang at the 98th Conference of the AMS, we have a freeform session that includes keeping up with events at the National Championship Football Game in Atlanta, GA.

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WeatherBrains 624:  Top 10 Events for 2017 Year

WeatherBrains 624: Top 10 Events for 2017 Year

| January 2, 2018 @ 8:06 am

Greg Carbin brings us his top 10 events of 2017. Greg had so many events to choose from this year, it was somewhat difficult to select just 10.

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Other Recent Posts

Alabama Crimson Tide Championship Celebration Includes Coke Cans, Parade

Alabama Crimson Tide Championship Celebration Includes Coke Cans, Parade

| January 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The Alabama football team will be honored for its national championship with a parade beginning at Denny Chimes and a program on the north steps of Bryant-Denny Stadium at the Walk of Champions on Saturday, Jan. 20.

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Simply Beautiful Just After Midday Across Central Alabama

Simply Beautiful Just After Midday Across Central Alabama

| January 19, 2018 @ 1:42 pm

Just like the title states… it’s simply beautiful outdoors across Central Alabama as we have entered the afternoon hours.

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Warm-Up Through The Weekend; Wet Monday

Warm-Up Through The Weekend; Wet Monday

| January 19, 2018 @ 5:57 am

We are expecting a very nice warm-up today; with ample sunshine the high will be in the low 50s, almost at seasonal averages for January 19 (Birmingham’s average high today is 54).

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Tomberlin’s Take: Huntsville’s Gain Isn’t Birmingham’s Loss

Tomberlin’s Take: Huntsville’s Gain Isn’t Birmingham’s Loss

| January 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Tomberlin’s Take: Huntsville’s Gain Isn’t Birmingham’s Loss

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UAB Doctor: Winter Storm Likely Helped Slow Fierce Flu’s Spread

UAB Doctor: Winter Storm Likely Helped Slow Fierce Flu’s Spread

| January 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The nation is facing one of its worst flu epidemics in years, but Alabama residents may enjoy a small respite from the flu, thanks to three relatively travel-free days this week.

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Top Hat Barbecue Smokes Its Way Onto List Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

Top Hat Barbecue Smokes Its Way Onto List Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

| January 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Top Hat Barbecue has been smoking and pulling pork for 50 years.

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Birmingham Benefits From The Process Of Pursuing Amazon HQ2

Birmingham Benefits From The Process Of Pursuing Amazon HQ2

| January 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Birmingham didn’t win Amazon.com’s second corporate headquarters, but that doesn’t mean the metro area lost.

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