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Macon, Georgia Television Chief Meteorologist, Birmingham native, and long time Contributor on AlabamaWX. Stormchaser. I did not choose Weather, it chose Me. College Football Fanatic. @Ryan_Stinnet

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Midday Nowcast: Hot and Getting Hotter

Midday Nowcast: Hot and Getting Hotter

| July 12, 2024 @ 11:08 am

Highs today are in the mid 90s with plenty of sunshine in the Alabama sky and it will remain a dry day across the northern half of the state.

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Midday Nowcast:  Hot and Dry Pattern; Drought Increasing Across Alabama

Midday Nowcast: Hot and Dry Pattern; Drought Increasing Across Alabama

| July 11, 2024 @ 9:57 am

Severe drought conditions have developed over Walker, Fayette, Lamar, and portions of Tuscaloosa, Marion, and Pickens Counties in West Alabama.

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Midday Nowcast: Less Humid Days Ahead

Midday Nowcast: Less Humid Days Ahead

| July 10, 2024 @ 10:07 am

A drier airmass is settling into Alabama today, with any rain and storms being pushed down closer to the coast. Highs are in the upper 80s to lower 90s, and lower humidity levels are making for a pleasant summer day.

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Midday Nowcast: Higher Rain Chances Today

Midday Nowcast: Higher Rain Chances Today

| July 9, 2024 @ 10:02 am

As the left over remnants of Beryl pass well north of Alabama today, showers and storms will increase in coverage as deeper tropical moisture moves into the state. Rain chances today are in the 60-70 percent range, and it will be the wettest day of the week.

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Midday Nowcast: Hot and Humid; Beryl Moving Inland

Midday Nowcast: Hot and Humid; Beryl Moving Inland

| July 8, 2024 @ 11:49 am

Houston Hobby Airport recently reported a wind gust of 84 mph, and Bush Intercontinental Airport recently reported a wind gust of 82 mph. Also, over 2 million power outages in Houston have been reported.

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Mid-Morning Nowcast: Heat with Scattered Storms

Mid-Morning Nowcast: Heat with Scattered Storms

| July 5, 2024 @ 9:06 am

Scattered showers and storms are ongoing across North and Central Alabama. These storms are producing very heavy rainfall and frequent lightning. The radar will remain busy today as additional showers and storms will continue to develop.

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Midday Nowcast: Hot and Very Humid Independence Day

Midday Nowcast: Hot and Very Humid Independence Day

| July 4, 2024 @ 10:02 am

Moisture levels are high as dew points are in the 70s, and that is causing heat index values to climb into the danger range across most of Alabama. A heat advisory continues for most of Alabama today as heat index values will be in the 105°-109· range.

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Midday Nowcast: Dog Days of Summer

Midday Nowcast: Dog Days of Summer

| July 3, 2024 @ 10:13 am

Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses as heat index values up to 109° are expected across much of Alabama. With hotter weather in the forecast, these advisories will likely be extended through the weekend.

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Midday Nowcast: Increasing Heat Levels; Beryl Remains a Category 5

Midday Nowcast: Increasing Heat Levels; Beryl Remains a Category 5

| July 2, 2024 @ 10:30 am

Hurricane Beryl remains a very powerful category 5 hurricane. Beryl is a historic storm, being the earliest category 5 hurricane on record in the Atlantic Basin, and only the second category 5 during the month of July (Emily 2005).

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Midday Nowcast: Hot July Days; Beryl Stronger

Midday Nowcast: Hot July Days; Beryl Stronger

| July 1, 2024 @ 10:38 am

Hurricane Beryl satellite imagery and Barbados radar data indicate that the eye of Beryl has made landfall on Carriacou Island at 1110 AM AST. Data from an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that Beryl’s maximum sustained winds have increased to 150 mph.

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Midday Nowcast: Some Showers and Storms Today

Midday Nowcast: Some Showers and Storms Today

| June 28, 2024 @ 10:27 am

Routine summer weather is in the forecast with partly sunny, hot, humid days with the usual risk of scattered showers and storms on a daily basis generally during the afternoon and evening hours.

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Midday Nowcast: Not as Hot with Scattered Showers and Storms

Midday Nowcast: Not as Hot with Scattered Showers and Storms

| June 27, 2024 @ 10:19 am

Scattered showers and storms remain in the forecast today, with the higher coverage over southern portions of the state. It is not as hot this afternoon with highs only in the upper 80s with some low 90s.

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Midday Nowcast: Big Heat and Big Storms Today

Midday Nowcast: Big Heat and Big Storms Today

| June 26, 2024 @ 10:17 am

The main threat will come from strong straight line winds and hail; there is an almost zero tornado threat. Most of the showers and stronger storms will come this afternoon and early tonight. While we wait on the storms, it is another blistering hot day with upper 90s and low 100s covering Alabama.

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Midday Nowcast: Sunny and Very Hot Weather

Midday Nowcast: Sunny and Very Hot Weather

| June 25, 2024 @ 10:11 am

Today is a hot and mostly dry day with a highs again in the upper 90s and low 100s. Rain chances are very low, but not zero, but really worth mentioning in the forecast.

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