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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 19th, 2018

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 19th, 2018

| November 20, 2018 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for November 19th, 2018 was 67F.  The low was 40F.

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Becoming Sunny Today; Rain Returns Late Friday

Becoming Sunny Today; Rain Returns Late Friday

| November 20, 2018 @ 5:15 am

CLEARING THIS MORNING: We have a few a lingering sprinkles on radar early this morning in the wake of a cold front that passed through a few hours ago; those will end soon and the sky will clear this morning. Everyone will be in bright sunshine by afternoon, and temperatures will be cooler today with highs generally in the 50s. Tonight will be clear and cold; we will be very close to freezing early tomorrow morning.

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The Latest on the Tropics…

The Latest on the Tropics…

| November 20, 2018 @ 5:03 am

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

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Lisa Warren Is An Alabama Maker With An Affection For Ceramics, A Passion For Painting

Lisa Warren Is An Alabama Maker With An Affection For Ceramics, A Passion For Painting

| November 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Lisa Warren calls herself a “late bloomer” because she took some time to get her art degree and start a family before devoting herself professionally to painting and pottery.

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Recipe: Creole Cornbread Dressing

Recipe: Creole Cornbread Dressing

| November 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

In the South, it’s just not Thanksgiving without cornbread dressing on the table. And while many would say it ranks right up there with the turkey in terms of importance, there are others, myself included, who think it ranks just a hair above it.

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Showers Tonight; Dry/Cooler Tomorrow

Showers Tonight; Dry/Cooler Tomorrow

| November 19, 2018 @ 3:26 pm

RADAR CHECK: We have a batch of showers falling over West Alabama this afternoon ahead of a cold front; that rain will spread eastward over the next few hours. Rain amounts over the next 6-8 hours should be on the light side; mostly 1/4″ or less for most communities. Otherwise, tonight will be mostly cloudy with a low in the low 40s early tomorrow.

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How is the Ongoing California Wildfire Activity Affecting Air Quality Issues?

How is the Ongoing California Wildfire Activity Affecting Air Quality Issues?

| November 19, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

(11/13/2018) As the state of California continues to contend with some of the worst wildfire conditions in recorded history, there are several other problems which are quickly emerging from wildfires such as (but certainly not limited to), the Camp Fire, the Woolsey Fire, the Hill Fire, and more.

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At Midday: A Few Showers In The West, Sun In The East

At Midday: A Few Showers In The West, Sun In The East

| November 19, 2018 @ 11:37 am

While much of the eastern half of Central Alabama is enjoying mostly clear skies and a good bit of sunshine, the west and northwestern parts of the area are seeing a good bit of cloud cover.

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Giving Due Respect to the Power and Ferocity of the Camp Fire in North-Central California

Giving Due Respect to the Power and Ferocity of the Camp Fire in North-Central California

| November 19, 2018 @ 9:30 am

(11/13/2018) There is no debate whatsoever that the past 48 to 72 hours or so have been some of the worst for the state of California in recorded history in the context of state-wide wildfire impacts.

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 18th, 2018

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 18th, 2018

| November 19, 2018 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for November 18th, 2018 was 67F.  The low was 39F.

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A Few Showers Tonight, Otherwise Dry Through Thanksgiving

A Few Showers Tonight, Otherwise Dry Through Thanksgiving

| November 19, 2018 @ 5:58 am

QUIET WEEK: We are starting off the day with a fair sky and temperatures in the 30s and 40s at daybreak. We project a high between 62 and 65 degrees for most communities today with clouds slowly on the increase. A cold front will pass through the state tonight, and it looks like there will be enough moisture for a few showers along the front; rain amounts should be generally 1/4″ or less. Best chance of showers will come from about 7:00 p.m. through 3:00 a.m.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Author Mary Counselman Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Author Mary Counselman Was Born

| November 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

November 19, 1911: Poet and author Mary Counselman was born in Birmingham on this day in 1911.

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Airbus Advances Project To Build New Alabama A220 Assembly Line

Airbus Advances Project To Build New Alabama A220 Assembly Line

| November 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Airbus announced that Birmingham-based HPM will act as program manager for the planning, design, and construction of a new assembly line at its Alabama manufacturing facility that will produce A220 aircraft.

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Breaking Down the California Fire Weather Concerns

Breaking Down the California Fire Weather Concerns

| November 18, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

(11/10/2018) As the fire weather threat across many different parts of California continue to evolve with time, there is no doubt that many people who have either been impacted already or may soon have more concerns still.

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