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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Light Snow/Icy Travel Tomorrow

Light Snow/Icy Travel Tomorrow

| January 15, 2018 @ 3:11 pm

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY: NWS offices in Huntsville and Birmingham have issued a “winter weather advisory” for much of North and Central tomorrow for tomorrow…

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Early Afternoon Notes

Early Afternoon Notes

| January 15, 2018 @ 1:09 pm

The leading edge of the snow is now on Memphis radar… over the northwest corner of Tennessee, far northern Arkansas, and southern Missouri…

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Winter Storm Watch Tomorrow

Winter Storm Watch Tomorrow

| January 15, 2018 @ 6:32 am

DRY, WARMER TODAY: Before we get into the specifics about the snow situation for Alabama tomorrow, today will be a mostly sunny day with a warmer afternoon; we project a high around 50 degrees. This actually could be a bad thing; the pavement/asphalt surfaces will retain some of this heat, leading to a potential problem tomorrow. Snow will fall on the warmer surfaces tomorrow, leading to melting, but with very cold air in place tomorrow (we will be in the 20s most of the day), we could see a “flash freeze” type situation that could put down a thin base of ice on road surfaces.

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