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Some Rain At Times Tomorrow

Some Rain At Times Tomorrow

| February 17, 2017 @ 9:40 am

SMALL QUAKE LAST NIGHT: The USGS reports a M2.6 earthquake last night at 11:26p CT west of Oak Grove and east of Windham Springs, where Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, and Walker Counties come together. I would imagine most slept right through it. STILL DRY TODAY: Temperatures are down in the 30s across most of North/Central Alabama early […]

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Wet Start To The Weekend

Wet Start To The Weekend

| February 16, 2017 @ 3:12 pm

BLUE SKY AND SUNSHINE: Temperatures are in the 55-60 degree range across most of North/Central Alabama with a cloudless sky. Tonight will be clear and chilly; most communities will drop into the 35-40 degree range early tomorrow, with a light freeze for the colder spots. Tomorrow will be mostly sunny and pleasant with high in […]

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Rain Returns To Alabama Saturday

Rain Returns To Alabama Saturday

| February 16, 2017 @ 8:45 am

COLD MORNING: Temperatures are below freezing over much of North/Central Alabama early this morning… some temperatures just before sunrise include… Haleyville 26 Black Creek (just northeast of Gadsden) 26 Valley Head 27 Russellville 27 Gadsden 28 Cullman 28 Fort Payne 28 Center Point 29 Sycamore 29 Tuscaloosa 32 Anniston 33 Birmingham Airport 34 Today will […]

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Cooler Today; Rain Returns Late Tomorrow Night

Cooler Today; Rain Returns Late Tomorrow Night

| February 13, 2017 @ 6:00 am

COOLER: Following a cold front that brought a narrow band of showers and storms to Alabama late yesterday, today will be dry and cooler with ample sunshine and a high at or just over 60 degrees this afternoon. This is about 15 degrees cooler than yesterday, and close to the average high of 58 for […]

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A Few Weekend Showers

A Few Weekend Showers

| February 10, 2017 @ 5:55 am

COLD MORNING: Temperatures just before daybreak this morning include… Black Creek (near Gadsden) 24 Fort Payne 25 Russellville 25 Gadsden 26 Cullman 27 Sycamore 27 Center Point 30 Anniston 31 Tuscaloosa 32 Birmingham 35 With a strong late winter sun, we expect temperatures to rise into the low 60s this afternoon. THE WEEKEND: Clouds increase […]

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Warm Christmas Weekend Ahead

Warm Christmas Weekend Ahead

| December 23, 2016 @ 6:24 am

COLD START: Temperatures are at the freezing mark early this morning over parts of Northeast Alabama; both Gadsden and Fort Payne report 32 degrees just before sunrise. Today will feature a partly to mostly sunny sky with a high in the low 60s this afternoon. CHRISTMAS WEEKEND: Moisture levels will rise, but an upper high […]

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Dry Through Friday; Mild Christmas Weekend

Dry Through Friday; Mild Christmas Weekend

| December 21, 2016 @ 3:08 pm

THIS AFTERNOON: The sky is partly sunny, with temperatures mostly in the 55-60 degree range across North/Central Alabama…. Tomorrow and Friday will stay dry and pleasant, with partly sunny days and fair nights. Afternoon highs will be around 60 degrees. CHRISTMAS WEEKEND: Moisture levels will rise as a southerly flow begins, and a few scattered […]

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More Wet Weather By Saturday Night

More Wet Weather By Saturday Night

| December 1, 2016 @ 2:58 pm

BLUE SKY: As advertised, this is a cool, dry day across the great state of Alabama with ample sunshine and temperatures generally in the mid to upper 50s this afternoon. The average high for December 1 (for Birmingham) is 60. Tonight will be clear and cold; most communities will see a low near the freezing […]

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Wet/Stormy Weather For Alabama Next Week

Wet/Stormy Weather For Alabama Next Week

| November 25, 2016 @ 4:28 pm

**No afternoon Weather Xtreme video… we are on a holiday schedule. Back to “two a days” Monday** PLEASANT LATE NOVEMBER DAY: Temperatures are mostly in the low to mid 60s across Alabama today with a mix of sun and clouds. Tonight will be mostly fair and chilly with a low in the mid 30s. THE […]

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Multiple Day Rain/Storm Event Next Week

Multiple Day Rain/Storm Event Next Week

| November 25, 2016 @ 7:09 am

HIGH HOPES FOR NEXT WEEK: As I have written here many times, it takes time getting into a drought, and it takes time getting out of one as well. The blocked pattern “flipped” last week, opening the door for multiple traversing mid latitude waves. The pattern change doesn’t mean the heavens open up and it […]

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Mild Thanksgiving Afternoon

Mild Thanksgiving Afternoon

| November 24, 2016 @ 3:52 pm

**No Weather Xtreme video this afternoon; we are on a holiday schedule with one video per day** DELIGHTFUL DAY: Temperatures are in the 71-75 degree range for most Alabama communities this afternoon; over 10 degrees above average. FYI… today’s record high for Birmingham is 79 degrees, set in 1921. DRY THROUGH THE WEEKEND: Mostly sunny […]

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Light Rain Tomorrow; Very Active Next Week

Light Rain Tomorrow; Very Active Next Week

| November 22, 2016 @ 6:20 am

ANOTHER COLD MORNING: Temperatures are generally in the 20s across North/Central Alabama again this morning; our Skywatcher Vic Bell at Black Creek reports 21 degrees just before sunrise. Today will feature a sun filled sky with a high between 67 and 70 degrees for most places. TO THE WEST: Severe storms are possible later today […]

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