Archive for July 9th, 2013

Chantal Update

Chantal Update

| July 9, 2013 @ 7:27 pm

Over the course of the day, Chantal has continued to move quickly across the northeastern Caribbean Sea. The pressure inside the storm has remained constant so strengthening has been minimal. Here are the latest observations on Chantal from the National Hurricane Center. SUMMARY OF 800 PM AST…0000 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…15.4N 64.9W ABOUT 220 MI…360 KM […]

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Flash Flood Warning Montgomery County until 7:30PM

Flash Flood Warning Montgomery County until 7:30PM

| July 9, 2013 @ 4:42 pm

An intense summertime thunderstorm has dropped very heavy rain across the city of Montgomery. Numerous reports of streets flooding across the city as some areas have received more than two inches of rain in a short amount of time. This warning does include the Capitol and will be impacting surface streets as well as Interstate […]

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Hit And Miss Showers/Storms

Hit And Miss Showers/Storms

| July 9, 2013 @ 3:58 pm

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. RADAR CHECK: Very typical summer day for Alabama, although temperatures are below average (Birmingham reports 89 degrees at 3:00). […]

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Central Alabama NWA Chapter Summer Social

Central Alabama NWA Chapter Summer Social

| July 9, 2013 @ 2:13 pm

If you aren’t part of the Chapter, you don’t know what you are missing. We are having a blast and have had some dynamite speakers with more on the way!!! Our next Chapter function is rapidly approaching and we need to get a head count in order to get enough tickets together for the baseball […]

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Chantal Strengthens, Moving Rapidly

Chantal Strengthens, Moving Rapidly

| July 9, 2013 @ 10:59 am

Tropical Storm Chantal continues to race towards the west-northwest today. Pressure has dropped and her winds have increased. Here are the latest details from the National Hurricane Center. SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…14.4N 61.5W ABOUT 55 MI…85 KM NW OF ST. LUCIA ABOUT 410 MI…660 KM SE OF SAN JUAN PUERTO RICO […]

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Showers Fewer In Number Today

Showers Fewer In Number Today

| July 9, 2013 @ 6:28 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. RADAR CHECK: Naturally, about the time we talk about fewer showers, they pop up pretty quickly on radar early […]

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WeatherBrains 389:  Frustration of Shower Forecasting

WeatherBrains 389: Frustration of Shower Forecasting

| July 9, 2013 @ 5:15 am

WeatherBrains Episode 389 is now online (July 8, 2013). If you are crazy about weather, this is THE netcast audio program for you! Guest WeatherBrain for this episode is John Mecikalski from the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH). Using a tool developed at UAH, meteorologists in the continental U.S. now can get an advance […]

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