Archive for March 2nd, 2013

A Bitterly Cold Night

A Bitterly Cold Night

| March 2, 2013 @ 8:21 pm

The snow we saw most of today will be tapering off as we head through the rest of tonight. Along with the snow, the clouds will be slowly getting out of here as well. With already cold temperatures and clearing skies, we can expect overnight lows to bottom out in the mid 20s in central […]

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Spotty Snow Showers Continue

Spotty Snow Showers Continue

| March 2, 2013 @ 4:13 pm

Across Central Alabama snowflakes and some light snow showers continue late this afternoon and evening. Snow should continue into the overnight hours but should really begin to taper off around midnight. Across portions of northern Tuscaloosa, Walker, Jefferson, Blount and St. Claire Counties, there are some more intense snow echoes showing up on radar. That […]

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February Rains Improve Drought Conditions

February Rains Improve Drought Conditions

| March 2, 2013 @ 2:15 pm

The last month of meteorological winter saw a wide range of rain fall totals across the state of Alabama. Depending where you were in the state, you would have seen anywhere from a couple of inches of rain to nearly two feet. The southern counties in the state were the big winners as several frontal […]

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In The News Today…

In The News Today…

| March 2, 2013 @ 12:54 pm

AL.com/Birmingham News Reporter Mike Oliver penned an excellent article about our efforts to bring all of the elements of the weather enterprise across Central Alabama together to share, network, learn and serve. Here is a link to the article. We have the opportunity to make some big things happen in the Association, with top notch […]

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More Snow Coming In

More Snow Coming In

| March 2, 2013 @ 12:44 pm

The latest scan of the radar shows more widespread and heavier snow showers now making their way into the Tennessee Valley of North Alabama. I have seen a few reports from Madison and Limestone Counties of pretty descent snow showers ongoing. Up in Nashville, they have had light snow for several hours. This activity will […]

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Cold Winds Blowing, Flakes Keep Flying

Cold Winds Blowing, Flakes Keep Flying

| March 2, 2013 @ 10:01 am

Snow reports coming in from all over the state, nothing major and no travel impacts. Mostly reports of flurries and light snow showers. The cold and the wind seem the be the main issue today. Temperatures are hovering in the mid to upper 30s. Very cold conditions today and the winds are making it feel […]

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Advisory Canceled

Advisory Canceled

| March 2, 2013 @ 10:00 am

The NWS has cancelled the Winter Weather Advisory for Central Alabama. A few light snow showers continue are this hour, but they are very light. There is one decent small snow shower in the Pincon vcinity moving down toward Trussville. If you’re lucky in parts of Northeast Jefferson County, you might see a brief flizzard! […]

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Saturday Morning Flizzard!

Saturday Morning Flizzard!

| March 2, 2013 @ 8:15 am

Lots of reports of snow flurries and some light snow across the area this morning. Radar shows very faint echoes on reflectivity across much of the southeastern half of Walker County across the southwestern two thirds of Jefferson County, then over much of Shelby County on into southern Talladega, Coosa eastern Chilton and even into […]

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Flying Flakes

Flying Flakes

| March 2, 2013 @ 7:51 am

Through out most of the night, most areas have seen snow flakes flying in the cold air. As we check the radar, it is hard for the radar to see snow, like it does other forms of precip. Currently heaviest snow shower showing up on radar is over western sections of Jefferson County. Reports of […]

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Cold with a Little Snow

Cold with a Little Snow

| March 2, 2013 @ 7:19 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. Old man winter has a pretty firm grip on the eastern half of the country today and he’s expected […]

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