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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A Brief Weather Check Just Before 4:00 pm

A Brief Weather Check Just Before 4:00 pm

| November 25, 2020 @ 3:55 pm

As of 3:50 pm, the line of showers and a few rumbles of thunder continue to move through the eastern and southeastern parts of Central Alabama with all of North Alabama dry at this point.

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Strong Storms Now Affecting Portions of Elmore and Macon Counties

Strong Storms Now Affecting Portions of Elmore and Macon Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 2:31 pm

At 228 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Shorter, or near Milstead, moving east at 35 mph.

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Strong Storms Now Pushing Into Portions of Elmore, Macon, & Montgomery Counties

Strong Storms Now Pushing Into Portions of Elmore, Macon, & Montgomery Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 1:54 pm

At 152 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over eastern Montgomery, moving east at 35 mph.

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Storms With Gusty Winds About to Affect Portions of Autauga, Elmore, Lowndes, & Montgomery Counties

Storms With Gusty Winds About to Affect Portions of Autauga, Elmore, Lowndes, & Montgomery Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 1:13 pm

At 110 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near White Hall, or 10 miles north of Mosses, moving east at 40 mph.

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Significant Weather Advisory for Gusty Winds Over Portions of North Alabama Until 2:00 pm

Significant Weather Advisory for Gusty Winds Over Portions of North Alabama Until 2:00 pm

| November 25, 2020 @ 12:19 pm

Brief winds gust of 35 to 45 mph will be possible along the back edge of an area of rainfall exiting the area. Motorists should be alert for sudden gusts of wind, particularly in high profile vehicles, and on north south running highways.

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Strong Storms Now Affecting Portions of Jefferson, Shelby, Tuscaloosa, and Bibb Counties

Strong Storms Now Affecting Portions of Jefferson, Shelby, Tuscaloosa, and Bibb Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 11:19 am

At 1116 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong thunderstorms near Mercedes Benz Of Alabama, or 15 miles east of Holt, moving east at 50 mph.

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Strong Storms Will Soon Affect Portions of Walker, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, and Fayette Counties

Strong Storms Will Soon Affect Portions of Walker, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, and Fayette Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 9:51 am

At 948 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong storms along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of Oakman to near Berry to 7 miles west of Samantha. Movement was east at 45 mph.

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A Quick Check on Our Weather at 9:20 am

A Quick Check on Our Weather at 9:20 am

| November 25, 2020 @ 9:36 am

As of 9:20 am this morning, we have a line of showers and storms moving through the northwestern parts of the area with the southern part of the line moving into the west and southwestern parts of Central Alabama.

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Strong Storms Moving Into Portions of Walker, Winston, & Marion Counties

Strong Storms Moving Into Portions of Walker, Winston, & Marion Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 9:28 am

At 925 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Lynn to 6 miles south of Glen Allen. Movement was northeast at 50 mph.

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Strong Storms Moving Through Portions of Marion and Fayette Counties

Strong Storms Moving Through Portions of Marion and Fayette Counties

| November 25, 2020 @ 9:07 am

At 904 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Bluff to Millport. Movement was east at 40 mph.

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A Just After Midday Nowcast for Tuesday; Strong to Severe Storms Possible on Wednesday

A Just After Midday Nowcast for Tuesday; Strong to Severe Storms Possible on Wednesday

| November 24, 2020 @ 1:07 pm

Skies across Central Alabama are mostly clear to sunny as it is a very nice and cool last Tuesday for the month of November. Temperatures as of the 1:00 pm roundup were in the lower 60s to the lower 70s across the area.

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WeatherBrains 775:  I Don’t Make Enough Money To Have An Agent

WeatherBrains 775: I Don’t Make Enough Money To Have An Agent

| November 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

We are taking a look back at the August 10th, 2020 Derecho! Nick Stewart from Iowa’s News Now will join us to tell us his experience with this historic storm and how the recovery is going. Terry Swails will be on talking about his new book “Derecho 911 – Iowa’s Inland Hurricane”!

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