Author Archive: Scott Martin

Scott Martin is an operational meteorologist, professional graphic artist, musician, husband, and father. Not only is Scott a member of the National Weather Association, but he is also the Central Alabama Chapter of the NWA president. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides forecasts for many racing series across the USA. He also supplies forecasts for the BassMaster Elite Series events including the BassMaster Classic.

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WeatherBrains 821:  Bust In Bosnia

WeatherBrains 821: Bust In Bosnia

| October 12, 2021 @ 9:34 am

Our guest is the 2021 AMS President and new NCEP Director Dr. Mike Farrar! We discussed his career path, some of his Air Force stories, the AMS Annual meeting and NCEP’s plans for upcoming modeling systems!

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Another Beautiful but Very Warm Afternoon Across Central Alabama

Another Beautiful but Very Warm Afternoon Across Central Alabama

| October 10, 2021 @ 1:45 pm

Very similar to Saturday at this time with just a little less in the number of fair weather clouds, today’s weather for the early afternoon continues to be mainly sunny and warm for this time of year.

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Sunday Weather Xtreme: Dry & Warm Weather Continues Through Much of the Workweek Ahead

Sunday Weather Xtreme: Dry & Warm Weather Continues Through Much of the Workweek Ahead

| October 10, 2021 @ 6:53 am

The dry spell continues across Central Alabama from today through much of the workweek, but a front will bring a chance of showers and much cooler temperatures for the end of the week and into the weekend.

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Other Than a Lack of Wind, It’s Not a Bad Saturday at All

Other Than a Lack of Wind, It’s Not a Bad Saturday at All

| October 9, 2021 @ 3:31 pm

Other than a few fair weather clouds floating overhead this afternoon, skies across Central Alabama are mainly sunny.

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Saturday Weather Xtreme: A Nice & Warm Weekend

Saturday Weather Xtreme: A Nice & Warm Weekend

| October 9, 2021 @ 6:52 am

A rather quiet weather pattern is expected across Central Alabama for the next seven days… one that you expect to see for early to mid-October.

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Flash Flood Warning: Parts of Jackson & Marshall Co. Until 1:00 am

Flash Flood Warning: Parts of Jackson & Marshall Co. Until 1:00 am

| October 6, 2021 @ 10:54 pm

At 1050 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

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All Major Roadways in Birmingham Are Getting Hazardous

All Major Roadways in Birmingham Are Getting Hazardous

| October 6, 2021 @ 10:05 pm

There are multiple reports coming in from all around the Birmingham metropolitan area, along with portions of North Jefferson County, that roads are becoming hazardous and impassable in some locations.

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Severe Weather Threat Continues for the Northeast Quarter of the Area

Severe Weather Threat Continues for the Northeast Quarter of the Area

| October 6, 2021 @ 5:29 pm

The severe weather threat for the locations under the Tornado Watch continues.

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Flash Flood Warning: Parts of Madison, Marshall Co. Extended Until 11 pm

Flash Flood Warning: Parts of Madison, Marshall Co. Extended Until 11 pm

| October 6, 2021 @ 5:22 pm

At 514 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain have fallen.

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