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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 15th, 2018

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 15th, 2018

| November 16, 2018 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for November 15th, 2018 was 35F.  The low was 30F.

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Dry Through Thanksgiving Week

Dry Through Thanksgiving Week

| November 16, 2018 @ 5:54 am

COLD START, NICE WARM-UP: Temperatures are generally in the 20s across the northern half of the state this morning, with freezing temperatures deep into South Alabama. But, we warm nicely today with sunshine in full supply.. we project a high in the mid to upper 50s this afternoon. Tonight will be clear and cold; the early tomorrow will be generally in the mid to upper 30s, but colder pockets will see another freeze.

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The Latest on the Tropics…

The Latest on the Tropics…

| November 16, 2018 @ 5:32 am

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

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Football Preview: The Citadel Has Saban’s Attention, Tigers Take On Liberty And UAB May Have The Most Interesting Game

Football Preview: The Citadel Has Saban’s Attention, Tigers Take On Liberty And UAB May Have The Most Interesting Game

| November 16, 2018 @ 5:00 am

It’s not every week that UAB is on a bigger stage than Alabama or Auburn, but that’s the case this week. Bill Clark and his 9-1 UAB team will be in the spotlight as they travel to College Station to face Texas A&M, the Tide and Tigers’ SEC rival, at 6 p.m. on ESPN2.

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Honda Announces New Passport SUV Will Be Built In Alabama

Honda Announces New Passport SUV Will Be Built In Alabama

| November 16, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Honda said today that it will build its new Passport sports utility vehicle at its Alabama assembly plant in Lincoln.

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Long Dry Spell Ahead

Long Dry Spell Ahead

| November 15, 2018 @ 3:41 pm

CLEARING: As advertised… the sky is clearing across the great state of Alabama this afternoon. The sky is sunny from Birmingham south and west, and the lingering clouds over Northeast Alabama will move out this evening. Also as advertised, it is very cold for mid-November. In fact, temperatures are about 30 degrees below average with most places across the northern half of the state only in the 30s. Cullman and Fort Payne were still below freezing at mid-afternoon.

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Cloudy & Cold Across The Area, But Clearing Skies Are Occuring

Cloudy & Cold Across The Area, But Clearing Skies Are Occuring

| November 15, 2018 @ 12:12 pm

Most of Central Alabama remains under a blanket of clouds, but we can see clearing starting to occur in the southwestern parts of the area.

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Freeze Warning Expanded In Time And Area

Freeze Warning Expanded In Time And Area

| November 15, 2018 @ 8:25 am

The Freeze Warning has been expanded to include all of Central Alabama and extended through a good bit of Friday morning.

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 14th, 2018

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: November 14th, 2018

| November 15, 2018 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for November 14th, 2018 was 46F.  The low was 35F.

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Gradual Clearing This Afternoon, Brighter And Warmer Days Ahead

Gradual Clearing This Afternoon, Brighter And Warmer Days Ahead

| November 15, 2018 @ 6:01 am

FLURRIES: A cold core upper low is lifting northward, away from Alabama, but there is just enough moisture and lift this morning for a few snow flurries in scattered pockets over the northern half of the state. They won’t last long, and there is no impact. No need to panic… (we will tell you when to panic). FYI… the earliest occurrence of snow flurries in a season at Birmingham came on October 20, 1913.

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Youth Leadership Conference Puts Life Skills In The Hands Of Students

Youth Leadership Conference Puts Life Skills In The Hands Of Students

| November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Students in the 11th and 12th grades were hosted at the Alabama Power Corporate Headquarters to learn skills to help prepare them to overcome obstacles and succeed in life.

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If These Walls Could Talk: Original Wallpaper Found At F. Scott And Zelda Fitzgerald Alabama Home

If These Walls Could Talk: Original Wallpaper Found At F. Scott And Zelda Fitzgerald Alabama Home

| November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Sarah Powell felt a bit like Indiana Jones – if Indiana Jones had been an interior decorator. While preparing to renovate the F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum in Montgomery, Powell, the museum’s executive director, noticed something strange behind the existing wallpaper.

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DOE Funding Advances Southern Research Project To Turn Captured CO2 Into Key Chemicals

DOE Funding Advances Southern Research Project To Turn Captured CO2 Into Key Chemicals

| November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected Southern Research for an award of up to $1.5 million to advance technology for carbon dioxide (CO2) utilization.

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On This Day In Alabama History: James Bonard Fowler Pleaded Guilty In Death Of Jimmie Lee Jackson

On This Day In Alabama History: James Bonard Fowler Pleaded Guilty In Death Of Jimmie Lee Jackson

| November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am

On the night of Feb. 18, 1965, civil rights activist Jimmie Lee Jackson was shot twice in the belly and died after local police and state troopers attacked nonviolent voting rights marchers in the town of Marion.

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