Tag: storms

Strong Storms Today; Dry For The Rest Of The Week

Strong Storms Today; Dry For The Rest Of The Week

| January 22, 2018 @ 5:53 am

The main threat will come from gusty thunderstorm winds; the tornado threat is very low, but not zero. One good thing is that the storms are ahead of schedule, meaning there will basically be no surface based instability available over the northern half of the state this morning. Highest severe weather threat will be over the southern half of the state this afternoon, but even there the overall threat is fairly low.

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Wet, Stormy Today… Much Colder By Christmas

Wet, Stormy Today… Much Colder By Christmas

| December 20, 2017 @ 6:25 am

SOAKING RAINS: A flash flood watch remains in effect for the Tennessee Valley of North Alabama this morning; radar shows widespread, soaking rain in most areas north of I-20. The rain will slowly expand southward today, and with some surface based instability involved, we could see a few strong thunderstorms later this morning. SPC maintains a “marginal risk” of severe storms for much of Central Alabama…

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Heavy Rain/Strong Storms Through Tomorrow

Heavy Rain/Strong Storms Through Tomorrow

| December 19, 2017 @ 3:29 pm

BIG SOAKING AHEAD: An upper trough lifting out of the Southwest U.S. will bring lots of rain to Alabama over the next 24 hours. The NWS office in Huntsville has issued a Flash Flood Watch for their counties… up in the Tennessee Valley for the possibility of 2-3 inches of rain…

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