Author Archive: James Spann

James Spann is one of the most recognized and trusted television meteorologists in the industry. He holds the AMS CCM designation and television seals from the AMS and NWA. He is a past winner of the Broadcast Meteorologist of the Year from both professional organizations.

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Mild Weekend Ahead With A Few Showers

Mild Weekend Ahead With A Few Showers

| December 3, 2021 @ 3:23 pm

SPRING-LIKE WEATHER CONTINUES: Temperatures are generally in the 70-75 degree range across Alabama this afternoon; a few high clouds are moving through, but the low levels are dry and there is nothing on radar. Tonight will be mostly fair with a low in the 45-55 degree range.

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Very Mild Through Sunday; Wet/Unsettled Weather Next Week

Very Mild Through Sunday; Wet/Unsettled Weather Next Week

| December 3, 2021 @ 5:41 am

HIGHS REMAIN IN THE 70s: Spring-like weather will continue across Alabama through the weekend with afternoon highs in the 72-75 degree range for most communities. The sky will be mostly sunny today, followed by a mix of sun and clouds tomorrow and Sunday. While most of the weekend will be dry, a brief shower can’t be ruled out over the northwest corner of the state tomorrow. And, a few isolated showers are possible over the northern half of the state Sunday.

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Spring-Like Weather Continues Through Sunday

Spring-Like Weather Continues Through Sunday

| December 2, 2021 @ 3:03 pm

MILD DECEMBER DAY: With sunshine in full supply, temperatures are mostly in the 70-75 degree range across Alabama. The average high for Birmingham on December 2 is 60. Tonight will be clear with a low in the 45-55 degree range.

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Dry And Mild Through The Weekend; Rain Returns Next Week

Dry And Mild Through The Weekend; Rain Returns Next Week

| December 2, 2021 @ 5:43 am

SPRING-LIKE: Afternoon temperatures across Alabama will remain about 10-15 degrees above average through the weekend; highs will be generally in the 71-75 degree range. The air will remain dry, and rain-free conditions are expected through Sunday. Look for a sunny sky today and tomorrow, followed by partly sunny conditions over the weekend…. morning lows will be in the 40s and 50s.

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Dry Through The Weekend With Very Mild Afternoons

Dry Through The Weekend With Very Mild Afternoons

| December 1, 2021 @ 3:06 pm

MILD DECEMBER WEATHER: Temperatures are generally in the 67-72 degree range across Alabama this afternoon with a good supply of sunshine. Scattered clouds over North Alabama are in association with an “Alberta clipper” wave that is moving through Tennessee and Kentucky. Tonight will be mostly fair with a low in the 40s and low 50s.

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Spring-Like Weather Through The Weekend

Spring-Like Weather Through The Weekend

| December 1, 2021 @ 5:46 am

WELCOME TO DECEMBER: Today marks the beginning of meteorological winter, which runs through February 28. The firm dates of meteorological seasons allow us to better observe data and make year-to-year comparisons, since they’re based on the annual temperature cycle, rather than the exact timing of the Earth’s orbit. In terms of astronomy, winter begins at the solstice on December 21 at 9:59a CT, the day with the shortest amount of daylight.

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Dry Through Saturday With Mild Afternoons

Dry Through Saturday With Mild Afternoons

| November 30, 2021 @ 3:01 pm

BIG WARM-UP: Many Alabama communities that were below freezing this morning have warmed into the mid 60s this afternoon with sunshine in full supply. The 40 degree climb means the air is very dry, and dry weather will continue across Alabama through the beginning of the weekend.

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Warmer Days Ahead; No Rain Anytime Soon

Warmer Days Ahead; No Rain Anytime Soon

| November 30, 2021 @ 5:54 am

NICE WARM-UP TODAY: Temperatures are in the 25-35 degree range across Alabama early this morning, but despite the morning chill we project a nice warm-up today. With sunshine in full supply, we project a high in the mid 60s for most places this afternoon. The average high for Birmingham on November 30 is 61.

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Dry Through Friday With A Warming Trend

Dry Through Friday With A Warming Trend

| November 29, 2021 @ 3:02 pm

SUNNY BUT COOL DAY: With sunshine in full supply temperatures are in the 50s across most of Alabama this afternoon, and tonight will be clear and cold with most locations at or below freezing early tomorrow morning.

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