We stay dry tomorrow with a partly sunny sky and a high back in the 70s. To the west we will be keeping an eye an upper trough moving out of the Rockies that will bring a severe weather threat to places like Dallas, Tulsa, Little Rock, and Shreveport.
COOLER DAY: Yesterday at this time, temperatures were soaring into the mid to upper 80s across Alabama, but today the northern half of the state is considerably cooler, with readings mostly in the 60s. The light rain we had on radar this morning has moved into Georgia, and things are quiet at mid-afternoon.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
**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 […]
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 […]