Tag: colder

Dry With Chilly Nights/Cool Days

Dry With Chilly Nights/Cool Days

| March 2, 2017 @ 3:00 pm

COOL EARLY MARCH DAY: The average high for Birmingham for March 2 is 63 degrees… we are five degrees below that at 3p CT with 58 reported at the Airport. The sky is sunny, and there is no rain on radar statewide. Tonight will be clear and cold… most communities will drop into the mid […]

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Sub-Freezing Temperatures By Sunday Morning

Sub-Freezing Temperatures By Sunday Morning

| February 24, 2017 @ 3:19 pm

RECORD WARMTH: Temperatures are very close to 80 degrees over most of Alabama this afternoon… we have a new record high at Birmingham; the high so far today is 81, easily beating the old record of 78 set in 1930. The sky is partly to mostly sunny, and there is no rain on radar. TO […]

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Colder Air Pouring Into Alabama

Colder Air Pouring Into Alabama

| February 9, 2017 @ 6:30 am

COOL CHANGE: In the wake of the storms that moved through Alabama last night, much colder air rolls into our state today with a brisk wind. The sky will be mostly sunny, but there is a good chance we won’t get out of the 40s today; northwest winds will average 12-22 mph, making it feel […]

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Colder; Some Light Rain Continues

Colder; Some Light Rain Continues

| February 2, 2017 @ 3:20 pm

RADAR CHECK: Patches of light rain continue to move across North Alabama this afternoon, north of a surface front that is over the central counties of the state… The is a huge thermal contrast across the state because of the front; we have 40s over North Alabama, north of the front, but to the south […]

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Cool, Calm Weather Pattern Setting Up

Cool, Calm Weather Pattern Setting Up

| January 26, 2017 @ 3:14 pm

COOL DAYS, CHILLY NIGHTS: A dry, stable airmass is in place across Alabama this afternoon with temperatures in the low 50s in most places. Tonight will be fair and cold; we project a low in the 29-32 degree range early tomorrow, our first freeze since January 9. TOMORROW THROUGH THE WEEKEND: Dry, cool weather continues […]

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Calm Days Ahead

Calm Days Ahead

| January 23, 2017 @ 3:36 pm

**No afternoon Weather Xtreme video today due to travel** CALM WEATHER AHEAD: The sky has cleared across much of Alabama this afternoon, but strong north winds persist on the back side of the big storm system departing to the east. Temperatures are in the 50s… Tonight will be clear and chilly with a low in […]

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Windy, Cooler Day For Alabama

Windy, Cooler Day For Alabama

| January 23, 2017 @ 5:11 am

STRONG WINDS TODAY: The vigorous storm system that brought multiple rounds of severe storms to the southern U.S. is on the way out this morning… A deep, 988 millibar surface low is east of Alabama, and the tight gradient on the west side the low will bring north winds of 15-30 mph today, with gusts […]

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Very Cold Air By Friday; Wintry Precipitation??

Very Cold Air By Friday; Wintry Precipitation??

| January 4, 2017 @ 6:32 am

TRENDING COLDER: The first surge of colder air moves into Alabama today; temperatures will hover around 50 degrees much of the day with a sky featuring more clouds than sun. No rain expected. Tomorrow will be dry and cool with a partly sunny sky and a high between 52 and 55 degrees for most places. […]

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Cold Air On The Way; Winter Mischief?

Cold Air On The Way; Winter Mischief?

| January 3, 2017 @ 3:07 pm

THIS AFTERNOON: Temperatures are mostly in the 60s across the great state of Alabama this afternoon, and we are seeing breaks in the overcast with some sun breaking through. COLDER DAYS AHEAD: Colder air begins to roll into Alabama tonight; many communities across North Alabama will hold in the 40s tomorrow with a chilly north […]

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Much Colder Tomorrow; Complex Weekend Forecast

Much Colder Tomorrow; Complex Weekend Forecast

| December 14, 2016 @ 6:41 am

COOL TODAY, COLD TOMORROW: Low clouds blanket Alabama early this morning; we expect the sky to become partly sunny this afternoon with a high in the mid to upper 50s. Then, an Arctic front blows in here in dry fashion tonight, and will bring another surge of sharply colder air tomorrow. The high tomorrow will […]

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Cold Tonight; Warmer By The Weekend

Cold Tonight; Warmer By The Weekend

| February 24, 2016 @ 3:17 pm

RADAR CHECK: Showers are still moving eastward through Central Alabama this afternoon; a few patches of blue sky are showing up, but the sky remains generally cloudy. As expected, temperatures have been falling through the 40s with a strong west wind of 15-25 mph. Haleyville is down to 38 degrees at mid-afternoon. TONIGHT: The showers […]

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Windy, Colder, Some Rain At Times

Windy, Colder, Some Rain At Times

| February 24, 2016 @ 6:20 am

DIFFERENT KIND OF DAY: The severe weather threat is over for Alabama, and in the wake of the rain and storms last night we will experience a raw, cold day with some light rain at times. Temperatures will go the wrong way; we are seeing mostly 50s at daybreak, but readings will fall through the […]

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Cold Air Returns Tonight

Cold Air Returns Tonight

| February 12, 2016 @ 3:01 pm

MILD FEBRUARY AFTERNOON: Temperatures have soared into the mid 60s across much of North/Central Alabama this afternoon with a good supply of sunshine. But, don’t get used to this since a new surge of very cold air will roll into the state tonight. BIG DROP: Tomorrow will be about 25 degrees colder; the high will […]

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Much Colder; Snow Showers Ahead

Much Colder; Snow Showers Ahead

| February 8, 2016 @ 6:16 am

THIS MORNING: It is a quiet morning across Alabama with temperatures across north and central counties mostly in the upper 30s and low 40s. A few patches of light rain, or rain showers, are possible later this morning with temperatures rising into the 46-50 degree range by early afternoon. MUCH COLDER AIR BLOWS IN: Temperatures […]

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Colder Today; Some Clearing This Afternoon

Colder Today; Some Clearing This Afternoon

| January 27, 2016 @ 6:09 am

RAIN PUSHING SOUTH: Rain continues to sag slowly southward across Alabama this morning… rain is falling in spots along I-20, but by midday almost all of the rain should be over the southern half of the state. Colder air has moved into North Alabama; some spots are at freezing, but the precipitation has moved out, […]

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Cold Air Rolling Into Alabama

Cold Air Rolling Into Alabama

| December 17, 2015 @ 2:58 pm

THIS AFTERNOON: The sun is shining brightly over much of North and Central Alabama, and the lingering clouds to the southeast will dissipate soon as dry air takes over. Temperatures are only in the low 50s in many locations. Tonight will be clear and cold; most communities will drop into the 32-35 degree range early […]

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Colder Days Ahead

Colder Days Ahead

| December 17, 2015 @ 6:18 am

RADAR CHECK: Lingering showers continue in scattered pockets across Alabama early this morning… The rain will end from west to east over the next few hours, and sunshine returns this afternoon as dry air takes over. The day will be cooler; temperatures hold in the 50s all day. TOMORROW THROUGH THE WEEKEND: Sunny cool days, […]

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Frosty Mornings This Weekend

Frosty Mornings This Weekend

| November 13, 2015 @ 3:22 pm

COLD NIGHT AHEAD: We project a low between 30 and 35 degrees for most places early tomorrow, with 20s across the colder valleys. Freeze and frost warnings are in effect for much of North/Central Alabama… OUR WEEKEND: Dry air means a sunny sky tomorrow and Sunday; tomorrow’s high will be close to 60, followed by […]

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