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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Flash Flood Warning — Parts of Limestone Co. Until Midnight

Flash Flood Warning — Parts of Limestone Co. Until Midnight

| July 3, 2022 @ 10:23 pm

The expected rainfall rate is 2 to 4 inches in 1 hour. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

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Early Evening Look at Our Weather; Good Weather Up in Canton, OH

Early Evening Look at Our Weather; Good Weather Up in Canton, OH

| July 3, 2022 @ 5:21 pm

As we have reached the 5 pm hour on this hot Sunday evening for some, others are seeing some heat relief in the form of scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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A Pretty Standard Wash and Repeat Summertime Forecast

A Pretty Standard Wash and Repeat Summertime Forecast

| July 3, 2022 @ 6:35 am

A wash and repeat forecast… Hot and humid, with the daily chance of scattered afternoon showers and storms.

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Very Warm with Scattered Showers Out There at Midday

Very Warm with Scattered Showers Out There at Midday

| July 2, 2022 @ 12:36 pm

We are already seeing a decent bit of scattered showers and thunderstorms over the northern and eastern parts of the area, while the rest have partly to mostly sunny skies.

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Typical Summertime Weather for Now; Heat Builds Back In Next Week

Typical Summertime Weather for Now; Heat Builds Back In Next Week

| July 2, 2022 @ 6:57 am

It’s your typical summer forecast for Central Alabama, with some sunshine to start and scattered afternoon to early evening thunderstorms. However, temperatures will get hotter next week.

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Flash Flood Warning for Parts of Macon Co. Until 12:15 am

Flash Flood Warning for Parts of Macon Co. Until 12:15 am

| July 1, 2022 @ 9:28 pm

Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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Tropical Storm Bonnie Forms Over the Western Caribbean

Tropical Storm Bonnie Forms Over the Western Caribbean

| July 1, 2022 @ 10:15 am

On the forecast track, the system will move across the southwestern Caribbean Sea today, cross southern Nicaragua or northern Costa Rica tonight, and emerge over the eastern Pacific Ocean on Saturday.

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CANCELLED — Severe T-Storm Warning: Parts of Macon Co. Until 8 pm

CANCELLED — Severe T-Storm Warning: Parts of Macon Co. Until 8 pm

| June 28, 2022 @ 7:20 pm

At 717 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Davisville, or 8 miles north of Union Springs, moving northwest at 10 mph.

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EXPIRED — Flood Advisory: Parts of Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne Co. Until 6:15 pm

EXPIRED — Flood Advisory: Parts of Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne Co. Until 6:15 pm

| June 28, 2022 @ 4:24 pm

Minor flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in the advisory area. Between 1 and 3 inches of rain have already fallen.

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