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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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Stormy At Times Tonight/Tomorrow

Stormy At Times Tonight/Tomorrow

| May 8, 2024 @ 3:12 pm

RADAR CHECK: We have a few isolated, small showers across Alabama this afternoon, otherwise the sky features a mix of sun and clouds with temperatures mostly in the 80s. Low 90s are being reported across the southeast counties of the state; Ozark is up to 93 degrees at mid-afternoon.

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Summer-Like Weather Today; Stormy Thursday To Follow

Summer-Like Weather Today; Stormy Thursday To Follow

| May 8, 2024 @ 5:51 am

LIKE SUMMER: We project a high in the 87-91 degree range across Alabama today with a mix of sun and clouds. A few isolated showers or storms could pop up this afternoon and early tonight, but many places will be dry.

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A Few Scattered Showers/Storms Tonight; Strong Storms Early Thursday

A Few Scattered Showers/Storms Tonight; Strong Storms Early Thursday

| May 7, 2024 @ 3:06 pm

RADAR CHECK: We have a few widely scattered showers over mainly the western half of Alabama at mid-afternoon; temperatures are in the mid to upper 80s with a mix of sun and clouds. We note Dothan has reached 91 degrees.

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Scattered Storms Later Today; Warm/Humid

Scattered Storms Later Today; Warm/Humid

| May 7, 2024 @ 5:48 am

FEELS LIKE SUMMER: A humid airmass covers Alabama this morning with temperatures mostly in the 70s at daybreak. With a partly sunny sky temperatures rise into the mid to upper 80s this afternoon, and a few scattered showers and storms will form during the heat of the day.

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Scattered Storms Through Thursday; Some Strong/Severe Along The Way

Scattered Storms Through Thursday; Some Strong/Severe Along The Way

| May 6, 2024 @ 3:12 pm

QUIET AFTERNOON: Not much on radar across Alabama this afternoon… with a partly sunny sky temperatures are generally in the mid to upper 80s. A few isolated showers or storms could form this evening or tonight, however.

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A Few Rounds Of Storms This Week; Very Warm Through Thursday

A Few Rounds Of Storms This Week; Very Warm Through Thursday

| May 6, 2024 @ 5:49 am

RADAR CHECK: Showers and thunderstorms are moving across the northern quarter of Alabama early this morning… heavier storms are producing small hail and gusty winds. We also note a few isolated showers over South Alabama, south of Montgomery. Otherwise, we expect a mix of sun and clouds today with a few widely scattered showers or storms around this afternoon.

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A Summer-Like Mix Of Sun And Showers Tomorrow/Sunday

A Summer-Like Mix Of Sun And Showers Tomorrow/Sunday

| May 3, 2024 @ 3:20 pm

RADAR CHECK: We have a classic case of random, scattered showers across Alabama this afternoon. There are few thunderstorms as well… otherwise we have a mix of sun and clouds with temperatures mainly in the 80s. Showers will fade late tonight.

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May Mix Of Sun And Showers Through The Weekend

May Mix Of Sun And Showers Through The Weekend

| May 3, 2024 @ 5:30 am

RADAR CHECK: Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms are active this morning; some of the heaviest rain is falling over the northwest counties of the state along with other parts of the Tennessee Valley. Otherwise the sky is mostly cloudy with temperatures in the 60s and 70s.

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Showers Possible Tomorrow; No Wash-Out

Showers Possible Tomorrow; No Wash-Out

| May 2, 2024 @ 3:09 pm

RADAR CHECK: Most of Alabama is warm and dry this afternoon; we note a few very small isolated showers over the northern third of the state. Temperatures are in the 86-91 degree range. Showers could enter North and West Alabama tonight with the approach of a weak front.

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Still Dry Today; Showers Are Possible Tonight Through Sunday

Still Dry Today; Showers Are Possible Tonight Through Sunday

| May 2, 2024 @ 5:22 am

WARM MAY DAY: We project a high in the 86-90 degree range across most of Alabama today with a partly to mostly sunny sky. For some places, it will be the warmest day so far this year

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Highs Stay In The 80s; A Few Weekend Showers

Highs Stay In The 80s; A Few Weekend Showers

| May 1, 2024 @ 2:55 pm

WARM AFTERNOON: Temperatures are mostly in the 82-87 degree range across Alabama this afternoon with a partly to mostly sunny sky. Nothing on radar; tonight will be fair with a low in the 60s.

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Warm Weather Continues; A Few Weekend Showers

Warm Weather Continues; A Few Weekend Showers

| May 1, 2024 @ 5:35 am

WARM DAYS: Highs will remain in the 80s across Alabama through the weekend; a few spots could touch 90 degrees tomorrow afternoon for a nice summer preview. The weather will be dry today and tomorrow with a partly to mostly sunny sky

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Dry And Very Warm Tomorrow And Thursday

Dry And Very Warm Tomorrow And Thursday

| April 30, 2024 @ 3:01 pm

RADAR CHECK: We have an isolated cluster of showers south of Montgomery at mid-afternoon, along with a few other showers over the southeast corner of the state. Otherwise it is a partly sunny afternoon with temperatures in the 77-85 degree range.

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Showers Move Out Of Alabama Later Today; Dry Tomorrow/Thursday

Showers Move Out Of Alabama Later Today; Dry Tomorrow/Thursday

| April 30, 2024 @ 5:35 am

RADAR CHECK: Rain and a few thunderstorms are over the northern half of Alabama this morning; the most widespread rain at daybreak was north of I-20. We also note a few scattered showers over Baldwin County… otherwise the sky is mostly cloudy with temperatures in the 60s. Most all of the showers should be out of the state by early afternoon

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