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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Noon Radar Update: Heavy Rainfall Across Birmingham Metro

Noon Radar Update: Heavy Rainfall Across Birmingham Metro

| July 14, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

We are monitoring a cluster of rain and storms in the Birmingham Metro currently as we could see some flooding issues develop.

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Midday Nowcast: Some Showers and Storms

Midday Nowcast: Some Showers and Storms

| July 14, 2022 @ 10:44 am

Some showers and storms are ongoing at the midday hours around the Birmingham Metro.

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Midday Nowcast: Some Showers and Storms Now, Stronger Storms Later

Midday Nowcast: Some Showers and Storms Now, Stronger Storms Later

| July 13, 2022 @ 12:21 pm

We have an approaching front from the north and a tropical system to the south of us, that puts most of Alabama in a “tropical sandwich” with more clouds than sun and high rain chances.

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SPC adds “Slight Risk” of Severe Storms for Alabama Today

SPC adds “Slight Risk” of Severe Storms for Alabama Today

| July 13, 2022 @ 8:25 am

Thunderstorms capable of producing severe gusts and isolated hail will be likely across as parts of Mississippi and Alabama today.

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Midday Nowcast: Sun and Clouds; Watching the Northern Gulf

Midday Nowcast: Sun and Clouds; Watching the Northern Gulf

| July 12, 2022 @ 10:25 am

We are seeing a mix of sun and clouds with most of Central and North Alabama remaining dry, even though a few pop-up afternoon showers are possible. However, this is not the case to the south, as deep moisture levels are in place across the southern half of Alabama as a trough in the Gulf is producing numerous showers ands storms.

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Midday Nowcast: Sun West, Clouds East

Midday Nowcast: Sun West, Clouds East

| July 11, 2022 @ 10:25 am

We are seeing a good supply of sunshine over West Alabama, while clouds are holding on for eastern sections of the state. Temperatures will be in the mid to upper 80s today.

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Midday Nowcast: Hot with Some Strong Storms

Midday Nowcast: Hot with Some Strong Storms

| July 8, 2022 @ 10:10 am

The SPC maintains a “marginal risk” (level 1/5) for all of North and the eastern half of Alabama as there is the potential for a few wet microbursts this afternoon (localized areas of strong straight line winds) with stronger storms that form.

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Midday Nowcast: Big Heat, Big Storms in the Days Ahead

Midday Nowcast: Big Heat, Big Storms in the Days Ahead

| July 7, 2022 @ 9:57 am

By this afternoon, random, scattered showers and thunderstorms will be firing up, and some of these could be on the strong side.

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Midday Nowcast: Heat Advisory Continues

Midday Nowcast: Heat Advisory Continues

| July 6, 2022 @ 10:24 am

Our heat levels are rising as the days are very hot and very humid with highs in the mid to upper 90s, and dew points are in the low to mid 70s. The combination of hot temps and high humidity are pushing those heat index values over 105°.

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