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Enjoy The Dry Weather While You Can At Midday

Enjoy The Dry Weather While You Can At Midday

| February 18, 2019 @ 12:34 pm

As of 11:50 am today, radar is mainly free of any echos across Central Alabama, but we do see a few blips down around the southeastern parts over Pike and Bullock counties.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week: Severe Thunderstorms

Severe Weather Awareness Week: Severe Thunderstorms

| February 18, 2019 @ 9:35 am

Today, we take a look at our first topic for Severe Weather Awareness Week… Severe Thunderstorms.

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: February 17th, 2019

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: February 17th, 2019

| February 18, 2019 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for February 17th, 2019 was 65F.  The low was 48F.

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Quiet Today; Lots Of Rain Tomorrow Through The Weekend

Quiet Today; Lots Of Rain Tomorrow Through The Weekend

| February 18, 2019 @ 5:55 am

ON THE MAPS: A surface front is over South Alabama this morning; north of that front temperatures are in the 37-45 degree range, but south of the front Dothan report 60 degrees just before daybreak. For North/Central Alabama, today will be mostly cloudy and cool with temperatures holding in the 40s north of Birmingham, with 50s south of I-20. The sun could break out a bit this afternoon, and the day should be dry. Showers will be confined to the far southern counties of the state.

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Alabama Power In The Spotlight For National Engineers Week

Alabama Power In The Spotlight For National Engineers Week

| February 18, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Power relies on a number of engineering disciplines for its daily operations.

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Birmingham Velocity Accelerator Elevator Speech: Babypalooza

Birmingham Velocity Accelerator Elevator Speech: Babypalooza

| February 18, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Cecilia Pearson is known as the “Baby Lady” because of her company, Babypalooza.

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National Engineers Week Alabama Power Spotlight: Ben Ayer

National Engineers Week Alabama Power Spotlight: Ben Ayer

| February 18, 2019 @ 5:00 am

This distribution control center supervisor took his toys apart and reassembled them as a child.

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Clouds Are Thick, But Front Bringing Warmth North; Rain Moving In

Clouds Are Thick, But Front Bringing Warmth North; Rain Moving In

| February 17, 2019 @ 12:13 pm

The northern two-thirds of Alabama is socked in with clouds early this afternoon, but a northward moving warm front is warming things up. Heavy rain is still on its way to Alabama later this week. Flooding will be possible, and there is a threat of severe weather by Wednesday.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week For 2019 Starts Today

Severe Weather Awareness Week For 2019 Starts Today

| February 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am

The week of February 17th-22nd has been declared Severe Weather Awareness Week by Governor Kay Ivey. NWS Birmingham, Alabama EMA, and other supporting organizations are asking for help to provide the public with severe weather safety information, and the AlabamaWx Weather Blog team are glad to help.

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Weather Xtreme Video for Sunday Morning:  Heavy Rain, Flooding, and Storms For Alabama This Week

Weather Xtreme Video for Sunday Morning: Heavy Rain, Flooding, and Storms For Alabama This Week

| February 17, 2019 @ 8:16 am

It was mainly quiet across Alabama this morning. Temperatures have warmed overnight and are in the 50s area-wide now. a few light showers are showing up on radar across the northern third of the area. Those showers will continue to increase and become widespread as we go through the day for areas along and north […]

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Sunday Morning Quick Update on the Alabama Weather Situation

Sunday Morning Quick Update on the Alabama Weather Situation

| February 17, 2019 @ 7:09 am

Today will be cloudy skies over the northern half of the area with highs in the 50s. Along and south of I-20, highs will top out in the 60s and even 70s. Rain will overspread the area along and ahead of a warm front today and this evening. Heavy rain is likely this week across North and Central Alabama. Flooding could become a problem eventually.

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: February 16th, 2019

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: February 16th, 2019

| February 17, 2019 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for February 16th, 2019 was 63F.  The low was 46F.

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A Look At The Flooding Potential Ahead For Alabama

A Look At The Flooding Potential Ahead For Alabama

| February 17, 2019 @ 6:20 am

An extended period of unsettled weather is ahead for Alabama, with potential for flash flooding and longer term river flooding in the days ahead. The combination of high precipitable water values (very moist air), a deep upper trough to the west, and a surface front oscillating through the region will bring waves of rain, heavy […]

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Birmingham Velocity Accelerator Elevator Speech: Uptime Dynamics

Birmingham Velocity Accelerator Elevator Speech: Uptime Dynamics

| February 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am

This startup is out to provide the next generation of maintenance management software.

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University Of Alabama Law Students Win National Competition

University Of Alabama Law Students Win National Competition

| February 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The UA team completed an undefeated run to best more than 150 other teams.

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On This Day In Alabama History: H.L. Hunley Sunk An Enemy Ship

On This Day In Alabama History: H.L. Hunley Sunk An Enemy Ship

| February 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The H.L. Hunley, often simply called the Hunley, was the first submarine in history to sink an enemy ship, the USS Housatonic, a Union vessel. The Confederate submarine operated from 1863 to 1864 during the Civil War.

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