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Fascinating Meteorology Terms: Katabatic Wind

Fascinating Meteorology Terms: Katabatic Wind

| April 24, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

Katabatic wind is a dense cold wind that sinks down from high mountain plateaus to valleys below.

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Showers/Storms Return Late Tomorrow

Showers/Storms Return Late Tomorrow

| April 24, 2019 @ 2:57 pm

BEAUTIFUL SPRING DAY: The sky is sunny across North and Central Alabama this afternoon, and temperatures are generally in the 80-80 degree range. Tonight will be mostly fair with a low in the low to mid 60s.

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Corals In The Red Sea Provide Insight On The South Asian Summer Monsoon Activity

Corals In The Red Sea Provide Insight On The South Asian Summer Monsoon Activity

| April 24, 2019 @ 2:30 pm

A massive, 300-year-old Piorites coral in the Red Sea similar to the one used to gather information about wind patterns associated with the South Asian Monsoon.

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Not A Bad Midday Across Central Alabama; Showers & Storms Arrive Late Thursday

Not A Bad Midday Across Central Alabama; Showers & Storms Arrive Late Thursday

| April 24, 2019 @ 11:54 am

We have a good bit of clear skies out there across Central Alabama with just a few clouds that may block the sun just for a minute or two at a time.

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Why Is There So Much Severe Weather In The Spring?

Why Is There So Much Severe Weather In The Spring?

| April 24, 2019 @ 9:30 am

Spring is the season when severe weather kicks up again. In some areas, like the Central United States, it also means that tornado season will be starting up soon.

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Showers/Storms Return Tomorrow Afternoon

Showers/Storms Return Tomorrow Afternoon

| April 24, 2019 @ 5:48 am

ONE MORE WARM, DRY DAY: Not much change in the Alabama weather situation today… we expect a good supply of sunshine with a high in the low to mid 80s this afternoon. The average high for April 24 at Birmingham is 76.

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Big Spoon Creamery Dips Deep Into Birmingham Community

Big Spoon Creamery Dips Deep Into Birmingham Community

| April 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

A husband-and-wife team uses craft-made ice cream as a cool way to connect.

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Bassmaster Classic Expected To Lure Economic Boost To Birmingham Region

Bassmaster Classic Expected To Lure Economic Boost To Birmingham Region

| April 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

“Super Bowl of bass fishing” reels in more than just fish.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama’s First Licensed Radio Station Goes On The Air

On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama’s First Licensed Radio Station Goes On The Air

| April 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Power launched WSY-AM, which became one of most popular stations in the eastern United States.

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Greener State Team Hits Pepper Place To Promote Green Energy In Alabama

Greener State Team Hits Pepper Place To Promote Green Energy In Alabama

| April 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Greener State is a way for Alabama Power customers to support renewable energy.

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WeatherBrains 692: The Mafia In St. Louis

WeatherBrains 692: The Mafia In St. Louis

| April 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

On this week’s show, our guests include Dr. Harold Brooks of the National Severe Storms Laboratory and Dr. Victor Gensini of Northern Illinois University.

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One More Warm, Dry Day

One More Warm, Dry Day

| April 23, 2019 @ 2:45 pm

WARM IS THE WORD: Temperatures are generally in the low 80s across Alabama this afternoon with lots of sunshine through high, thin cirrus clouds. Tonight will be mostly fair with a low close to 60 degrees.

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A Few Clouds But Very Nice At Midday

A Few Clouds But Very Nice At Midday

| April 23, 2019 @ 11:50 am

It is another wonderful Spring midday out there across Central Alabama as we have a few streaky high clouds over the area at this point with nice and mild temperatures.

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Warm, Dry Through Tomorrow; Showers Return Late Thursday

Warm, Dry Through Tomorrow; Showers Return Late Thursday

| April 23, 2019 @ 5:39 am

SUMMER PREVIEW: Yesterday’s official high in Birmingham was 83 degrees… we should beat that by a degree or two today and tomorrow as our summer preview continues. The sky will stay mostly sunny with a dry airmass holding in place.

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1980s At Talladega Superspeedway: Memorable Finishes By Iconic Drivers

1980s At Talladega Superspeedway: Memorable Finishes By Iconic Drivers

| April 23, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Bill Elliott and the Allisons, Bobby and Davey, thrilled fans with some of the closest races ever.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: Kathryn Thornton

Alabama Legacy Moment: Kathryn Thornton

| April 23, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The Auburn graduate flew four NASA space shuttle missions.

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