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Author Archive: Scott Martin

Scott Martin is a meteorologist, graphic artist, musician, husband, and a father. Scott is a member of the National Weather Association and the Central Alabama Chapter of the National Weather Association. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides accurate forecasts for many racing series across the USA.

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Showers On The Increase In The Southern Half Of Central Alabama At Midday

Showers On The Increase In The Southern Half Of Central Alabama At Midday

| December 12, 2019 @ 12:14 pm

Spotty showers have already started to dot the radar at 12:00 pm across the southern half of Central Alabama while the edge of the clouds has now advanced north of the I-20 corridor.

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Sunshine Helping To Make These Cooler Temperatures Feel Not So Bad At Midday

Sunshine Helping To Make These Cooler Temperatures Feel Not So Bad At Midday

| December 11, 2019 @ 12:16 pm

The latest satellite image at 12:00 pm shows sunny skies across nearly all of Central Alabama with the exception of the extreme southeastern corner of the area.

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Slick Spots Remain Possible On Area Roadways This Morning In North Alabama

Slick Spots Remain Possible On Area Roadways This Morning In North Alabama

| December 11, 2019 @ 8:40 am

After temperatures dropped into the upper 20s and lower 30s across the Tennessee Valley this morning, the threat for black ice remains for a little while longer especially on bridges and overpasses, as well as in the elevated terrain of northeast Alabama.

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A Quick Update Just Before Midnight… Action Winding Down

A Quick Update Just Before Midnight… Action Winding Down

| December 10, 2019 @ 11:46 pm

Just like the high-resolution NAM showed earlier this morning with my first update, snow is coming to an end across much of North/Central Alabama with what little remains falling is over the northern parts of Jackson and Dekalb counties.

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More Counties Removed From Remaining Winter Weather Advisory In Central Alabama

More Counties Removed From Remaining Winter Weather Advisory In Central Alabama

| December 10, 2019 @ 11:38 pm

NWS Birmingham has canceled the Winter Weather Advisory for Fayette, Walker, and Winston counties, and continues the advisory until 2:00 am for Blount, Cherokee, and Etowah counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Remaining North Alabama Counties

Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Remaining North Alabama Counties

| December 10, 2019 @ 10:59 pm

NWS Huntsville has canceled the Winter Weather Advisory for Cullman, DeKalb, Jackson, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, and Morgan counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Parts Of The Area, Some Counties Added

Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Parts Of The Area, Some Counties Added

| December 10, 2019 @ 10:37 pm

NWS Birmingham has canceled the Winter Weather Advisory for Lamar and Marion counties but has added Blount, Cherokee, and Etowah counties.

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Slick Spots Possible On Bridges, Overpasses, & In The Higher Terrain

Slick Spots Possible On Bridges, Overpasses, & In The Higher Terrain

| December 10, 2019 @ 10:08 pm

As we approach the 10 o’clock hour on this Tuesday night, we continue to have a good bit of rain moving across the northwestern 2/3rds of the state with snow falling roughly northeast of a line from Vernon to Fayette to Sumiton.

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Another Winter Weather Advisory Issued For The Rest Of North Alabama Until 10:00 PM Tonight

Another Winter Weather Advisory Issued For The Rest Of North Alabama Until 10:00 PM Tonight

| December 10, 2019 @ 7:09 pm

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Parts Of North Alabama Until 1:00 AM Wednesday

Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Parts Of North Alabama Until 1:00 AM Wednesday

| December 10, 2019 @ 7:06 pm

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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A Quick Update On Our Weather Just Before 6:00 PM

A Quick Update On Our Weather Just Before 6:00 PM

| December 10, 2019 @ 5:53 pm

As of 5:45 PM, much of the activity remains contained along and north of the I-59 corridor at this time with snow and some sleet falling over the northern and northwestern parts of North Alabama and into the northwestern parts of Central Alabama.

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued For The Northwest Parts Of Central Alabama Through 2:00 AM Wednesday

Winter Weather Advisory Issued For The Northwest Parts Of Central Alabama Through 2:00 AM Wednesday

| December 10, 2019 @ 5:04 pm

Light snow accumulations possible in the northwestern parts of Central Alabama.

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Minor Accumulations Possible Across Portions Of North Alabama Today & Tonight

Minor Accumulations Possible Across Portions Of North Alabama Today & Tonight

| December 10, 2019 @ 2:54 pm

Snowfall accumulations have been extremely light across much of the Tennessee Valley thanks to warm ground temperatures already in place.

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