Alabama's Weather

Dry Weather Pattern Stays  In Place

Dry Weather Pattern Stays In Place

| November 23, 2017 @ 7:05 am

TOMORROW THROUGH SUNDAY: The dry pattern continues with mostly sunny pleasant days and fair chilly nights. Highs mostly in the 60s; the low early tomorrow will be in the 30-36 degree range, but lows Saturday and Sunday morning should be mostly in the low to mid 40s.

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No Rain Through Thanksgiving Weekend

No Rain Through Thanksgiving Weekend

| November 22, 2017 @ 3:19 pm

**No Weather Xtreme video this afternoon… we are on a holiday schedule through Sunday… just one video per day** CHILLY NIGHT AHEAD: Temperatures will drop quickly tonight as the sun goes down, and most places will see a freeze early tomorrow morning with readings between 28 and 32 degrees. THANKSGIVING DAY AND BEYOND: After the […]

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Mid-Afternoon Central Alabama Weather Update

Mid-Afternoon Central Alabama Weather Update

| November 22, 2017 @ 2:56 pm

It is a clear and a little breezy afternoon across the portions of Central Alabama that is along and north of the I-20 and I-20/59 corridors.

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Tropical Weather

The Latest on the Tropics…

The Latest on the Tropics…

| November 23, 2017 @ 11:08 am

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

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Rina Becomes Post-tropical Over The Cold North Atlantic

Rina Becomes Post-tropical Over The Cold North Atlantic

| November 9, 2017 @ 8:47 am

At 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Rina was located near latitude 47.0 North, longitude 45.5 West. The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the northeast near 40 mph (65 km/h) and a faster northeastward or east-northeastward motion is expected until dissipation tomorrow.

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Philippe Dissipates Over The Western Atlantic

Philippe Dissipates Over The Western Atlantic

| October 29, 2017 @ 3:32 pm

This Is The Last Advisory

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Partner News Stories

Can’t Miss Alabama Reflects On Thanksgiving With Great Football And Holiday Activities

Can’t Miss Alabama Reflects On Thanksgiving With Great Football And Holiday Activities

| November 23, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Can’t Miss Alabama Reflects On Thanksgiving With Great Football And Holiday Activities

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On This Day In Alabama History: Andrew Beard Was Granted First Patent

On This Day In Alabama History: Andrew Beard Was Granted First Patent

| November 23, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 23, 1897: Inventor Andrew Beard, who was born a slave in Woodland, was granted his first patent for automatic car couplers.

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Alabama Launchpad Selects 2 Innovative Birmingham Startups For Funding

Alabama Launchpad Selects 2 Innovative Birmingham Startups For Funding

| November 22, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Two Birmingham firms prevailed in the latest round of the Alabama startup competition that has pumped millions of dollars into innovative ideas across the state.

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Weather History / Meteorology 101

November 21-23, 1992: A Devastating Weekend Before Thanksgiving

November 21-23, 1992: A Devastating Weekend Before Thanksgiving

| November 22, 2017 @ 12:43 pm

The weekend prior to Thanksgiving in 1992 ended up being a violent and deadly one as severe weather swept through the Midwest and Southeast United States.

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November 21, 1967: Worst Rain To Hit Los Angeles In Nearly 30 Years

November 21, 1967: Worst Rain To Hit Los Angeles In Nearly 30 Years

| November 21, 2017 @ 3:40 pm

At the time, it was the worst siege of wet weather to hit the Los Angeles area in nearly 30 years, and on November 21st, 1967, a total of 7.93 inches had fallen in a three-day span.

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November 21, 1985: Hurricane Kate Makes Landfall Near Mexico Beach, Florida

November 21, 1985: Hurricane Kate Makes Landfall Near Mexico Beach, Florida

| November 21, 2017 @ 12:24 pm

During the evening hours on November 21, 1985, a weak category 2 Hurricane Kate made landfall on the shores of Mexico Beach, Florida, which is just over 30 miles down the Gulf Coast from Panama City Beach.

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WeatherBrains Podcast

WeatherBrains 618:  Nothing Like Sharing Ear Wax

WeatherBrains 618: Nothing Like Sharing Ear Wax

| November 21, 2017 @ 11:31 am

This week’s guests on WeatherBrains are Steve Glazier and Kerrin Jeromin of WeatherNation Television. Both received their degrees at Lyndon State College and are both AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologists.

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WeatherBrains 617:  Six Years Later, It’s a Pain in the Butt

WeatherBrains 617: Six Years Later, It’s a Pain in the Butt

| November 14, 2017 @ 8:13 am

In episode 617 of WeatherBrains, the gang talks with two meteorologists who provide weather support in a very special niche, to companies involved in snow removal.

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WeatherBrains 616:  Don’t Tempt Us with a Good Time

WeatherBrains 616: Don’t Tempt Us with a Good Time

| November 7, 2017 @ 6:56 am

For episode 616 the WeatherBrains gang talks with Matt Lanza, a meteorologist in Houston, TX, about his experiences during Harvey as well as his work on historic Texas weather events.

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Other Recent Posts

New Surge Of Dry Air Arrives Today

New Surge Of Dry Air Arrives Today

| November 22, 2017 @ 6:31 am

CHILLY MORNING: Places like Gadsden, Valley Head, Fort Payne, and Black Creek are at freezing early this morning as a new surge of cool air drops in from the north. The core of the coldest air will remain north of the state, but highs today will slip back into the upper 50s for most places with a good supply of sunshine.

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Food Truck Mash-Up Pulls In To Montgomery After Thanksgiving

Food Truck Mash-Up Pulls In To Montgomery After Thanksgiving

| November 22, 2017 @ 5:00 am

People will be out shopping on the day after Thanksgiving… and there will be a lot of leftover turkey.

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Eight Wines For Thanksgiving Under $25

Eight Wines For Thanksgiving Under $25

| November 22, 2017 @ 5:00 am

If you’re weighted down by Thanksgiving wine anxiety, you’re not alone. Picking the right bottles for the holiday can be more stressful than cooking the turkey.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Kathryn Thornton Flew On Space Shuttle

On This Day In Alabama History: Kathryn Thornton Flew On Space Shuttle

| November 22, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 22, 1989: Nuclear physicist Kathryn Thornton became the first woman to fly on a military space mission aboard the space shuttle Discovery

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Long Stretch Of Dry Weather Ahead For Alabama

Long Stretch Of Dry Weather Ahead For Alabama

| November 21, 2017 @ 3:14 pm

NO RAIN THROUGH SUNDAY: A dry airmass will remain over Alabama through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. A new surge of cooler air dips into the state tomorrow, dropping highs into the upper 50s, and pushing the low down to near freezing by daybreak Thursday morning. But, the basic pattern won’t change. Mostly sunny pleasant days, fair chilly nights.

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Clouds In The East But Mainly Really Nice Out There At Midday

Clouds In The East But Mainly Really Nice Out There At Midday

| November 21, 2017 @ 1:01 pm

So far as we approach the 1:00 PM hour in Central Alabama, a good bit of the central and western parts of the area are experiencing maximum sunshine, while the eastern parts have partly to mostly cloudy skies.

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