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Exports of Alabama-Made Autos, Aerospace Parts Rise in Tough Trade Year

Exports of Alabama-Made Autos, Aerospace Parts Rise in Tough Trade Year

| February 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Transportation equipment remains the state’s largest export category by far.

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WeatherBrains 736:  Hot Water Heater Brains

WeatherBrains 736: Hot Water Heater Brains

| February 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

This week’s Guest WeatherBrain is the President of CX Markets, which is a division of the financial firm Cantor Fitzgerald.  CX Markets has recently launched a product called TradeWeather, which is the first regulated short-term weather futures market design for small businesses and individuals.  He’s also a pilot with 8,000 flight hours and is a dedicated weather enthusiast.  Rich Jaycobs, welcome to WeatherBrains!

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Colder Tonight; Dry Tomorrow

Colder Tonight; Dry Tomorrow

| February 26, 2020 @ 3:19 pm

RADAR CHECK: Radar continues to show a few scattered showers across Alabama this afternoon… we are getting a few reports of graupel with those showers as colder air aloft works into the state. Temperatures are mostly in the 40s over North Alabama… the average high for February 26 at Birmingham is 62.

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Alabama Power Foundation, Altec and Regions Contribute to Birmingham Promise

Alabama Power Foundation, Altec and Regions Contribute to Birmingham Promise

| February 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

The tuition assistance program seen as ‘investment in the future.’

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Some Showers Out There At Midday; A Few Flurries Possible Tonight???

Some Showers Out There At Midday; A Few Flurries Possible Tonight???

| February 26, 2020 @ 12:35 pm

As of 12:20 pm, we have some light shower activity mainly in the northeastern quarter of the area east of I-65 and along I-59.

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GE Appliances Adds 255 Jobs, ‘Smart’ Tech with $125M Alabama Project

GE Appliances Adds 255 Jobs, ‘Smart’ Tech with $125M Alabama Project

| February 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am

Expansion makes the Decatur plant a super site for producing GE’s top-freezer refrigerators.

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Breezy/Colder Today… A Few Showers

Breezy/Colder Today… A Few Showers

| February 26, 2020 @ 5:42 am

COLD FRONT PASSING THROUGH: Today will be a cloudy, breezy, and colder day for Alabama thanks to a passing cold front. A few rain showers are likely over the northern counties, but rain amounts will be rather light and spotty… under 1/4″ for most locations. Temperatures will hold in the 40s over the northern third of the state, with 50s and 60s for South Alabama.

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Alabama, Auburn Football Stars Among Those Supporting Veterans and Wounded Warriors

Alabama, Auburn Football Stars Among Those Supporting Veterans and Wounded Warriors

| February 25, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Lettermen of the USA One Yard at a Time Gala raised money for the organization’s work.

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Colder Tomorrow With Some Rain At Times

Colder Tomorrow With Some Rain At Times

| February 25, 2020 @ 3:15 pm

PLEASANT AFTERNOON: Temperatures are mostly in the low 60s this afternoon with filtered sunshine through mid and high level clouds, 15,000-25,000 feet off the ground. Clouds will increase tonight ahead of an upper trough to the west.

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Worlds of Work Showcases Career Opportunities in Alabama’s Wiregrass

Worlds of Work Showcases Career Opportunities in Alabama’s Wiregrass

| February 25, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

Thousands of students learn about various career paths available in the state.

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