Archive for January 12th, 2013

A Wet Forecast

A Wet Forecast

| January 12, 2013 @ 6:18 pm

Looking at the QPF for the next couple of days, a lot of rain will be falling, espcially across the Southeast and into the Ohio Valley. Many areas across Alabama will possibly be receiving anywhere from a half inch in the southeastern part of the state to possibly over two inches in some of our […]

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On the Maps

On the Maps

| January 12, 2013 @ 4:14 pm

Temperature analysis for this afternoon, shows plenty of warm air has moved north from the Gulf of Mexico with 60s reaching into the Ohio River Valley. Much of Alabama is in the 70s with some areas approaching 80. There is a lot warm air across the eastern sections of the U.S., while locations in the […]

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Afternoon Radar Check

Afternoon Radar Check

| January 12, 2013 @ 2:04 pm

A quick look at the radar this afternoon, shows most areas across Central Alabama remain dry for now. Some sprinkles and drizzle are possible, but the heaviest rain remains to our north and west. Expect additional showers and thunderstorms to develop throughout the afternoon and into the evening hours. Some storms back toward the Mississippi […]

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Wet and Warm for Weekend, Cold Does Return

Wet and Warm for Weekend, Cold Does Return

| January 12, 2013 @ 7:35 am

An all new edition of the ABC 33/40 Weather Xtreme video is available in the player on the right sidebar of the blog. You can subscribe to the Weather Xtreme video on iTunes by clicking here. The warm but wet weather pattern sticks with us for a few more days – at least through the […]

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The January 1982 WInter Storm

The January 1982 WInter Storm

| January 12, 2013 @ 7:16 am

A powerful cold front moved through Birmingham on Saturday, January 9, 1982, sending temperatures plummeting.  The high on Saturday was 49F, but it was down to 27F by midnight and the mercury was in a free fall like I had never seen.  It was bitterly cold all day on Sunday, with the mercury slowly inching […]

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