Author Archive: Ryan Stinnett

Montgomery Television Meteorologist 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: Heat Advisory Back in Effect

Midday Nowcast: Heat Advisory Back in Effect

| June 22, 2022 @ 10:00 am

The combination of hot temperatures and higher humidity will cause our heat index values to climb to over 105° this afternoon. For this reason, a Heat Advisory has been issued for much of Central Alabama for this afternoon.

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Midday Nowcast: Sunny and Hot First Day of Summer

Midday Nowcast: Sunny and Hot First Day of Summer

| June 21, 2022 @ 10:20 am

The Summer Solstice occurred at 4:13 AM CDT today, officially bringing the start to summer, but it’s been feeling like summer for weeks in Alabama. No change in the overall pattern across the Deep South as the upper-level ridge strengthens causing our temperatures to remain very hot and our rain chances very low.

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Midday Nowcast: Sunny, Hot, and Dry

Midday Nowcast: Sunny, Hot, and Dry

| June 20, 2022 @ 10:12 am

The upper-level ridge is building back across the Deep South this week meaning very hot temperatures and low rain chances all week.

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Midday Nowcast: Still Hot, Some Late Day Strong Storms

Midday Nowcast: Still Hot, Some Late Day Strong Storms

| June 17, 2022 @ 10:48 am

The heat advisory continues today for all of Alabama as heat index values continue to be in the 105°-110° range this afternoon. Some pop-up storms are possible this afternoon, but the main storm threat comes later today as a complex of storms rolls out of the Tennessee Valley.

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Midday Nowcast: More Heat with Some Strong Storms Later

Midday Nowcast: More Heat with Some Strong Storms Later

| June 15, 2022 @ 12:03 pm

We are seeing plenty of sunshine today, and that is allowing temperatures to surge well into the mid and upper 90s.

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Midday Nowcast: More Oppressive Heat; Watching Storms to the East

Midday Nowcast: More Oppressive Heat; Watching Storms to the East

| June 14, 2022 @ 11:42 am

The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity is causing our heat index values to surge well over 100°, and in many places, exceeding 105° which is why the Heat Advisory continues today and through at least tomorrow across much of Alabama.

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Midday Nowcast: Hazy, Hot, and Humid

Midday Nowcast: Hazy, Hot, and Humid

| June 13, 2022 @ 11:06 am

The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will cause heat index values over 100°, and in many places it will exceed 105° which is the Heat Advisory criteria for all of Central Alabama, and is why we are seeing one today.

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Midday Nowcast: Strong Storms for Southwest Alabama Today

Midday Nowcast: Strong Storms for Southwest Alabama Today

| June 10, 2022 @ 11:40 am

The SPC has maintains a “slight risk” (level 2/5) of severe thunderstorms today for the southwest counties of the state, with a “marginal risk” (level 1/5) as far east as Gordo, Marion, Hayneville, and Geneva.

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Midday Nowcast: Not as Stormy Today

Midday Nowcast: Not as Stormy Today

| June 9, 2022 @ 10:17 am

Warm and muggy across the state, but not as stormy today. The boundary responsible for this week’s rain and storms has dropped into South Alabama and that is where the better chance of strong storms is today.

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