Author Archive: Bill Murray

Bill Murray is the President of The Weather Factory. He is the site's official weather historian and a weekend forecaster. He also anchors the site's severe weather coverage. Bill Murray is the proud holder of National Weather Association Digital Seal #0001 @wxhistorian

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Storms Over Northwest Alabama

Storms Over Northwest Alabama

| June 26, 2022 @ 5:21 pm

Lots of lightning, heavy rain, and gusty winds will accompany the storms.

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Alabama at Midday

Alabama at Midday

| June 26, 2022 @ 12:20 pm

It is another hot day across Central Alabama, although it appears the next several days will not be quite as hot as it has been.

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Sunday Weather Xtreme: Heat Abates a Bit

Sunday Weather Xtreme: Heat Abates a Bit

| June 26, 2022 @ 7:00 am

The extremely hot temperatures over Alabama will take a brief break in the week ahead, but they look to be back by Independence Day.

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Hot and Dry this Week

Hot and Dry this Week

| June 20, 2022 @ 5:33 am

It will be a hot and dry week with temperatures approaching 100F in many spots around midweek.

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Sunday Brunch Update:  Nary a Cloud in the Sky

Sunday Brunch Update: Nary a Cloud in the Sky

| June 19, 2022 @ 12:28 pm

We can’t find a cloud in the sky this hot afternoon across Alabama.

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Sunday Weather Xtreme:  Nice Morning

Sunday Weather Xtreme: Nice Morning

| June 19, 2022 @ 6:56 am

We will be flirting with record high temperatures near and over 100 degrees by mid-week here in Alabama.

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Heat Advisories Issued for Alabama for Monday

Heat Advisories Issued for Alabama for Monday

| June 12, 2022 @ 2:00 pm

Heat index values will be approaching and exceeding 105F in spots across Alabama on Monday. Use caution if working or playing in the heat.

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Sunday Weather Xtreme:  The Heat is On

Sunday Weather Xtreme: The Heat is On

| June 12, 2022 @ 7:00 am

The heat will be the main weather story over Alabama for the next ten days or so as an early-season high-pressure ridge sets up across much of the country.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Shelby County…Strong Storms Across Area

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Shelby County…Strong Storms Across Area

| June 8, 2022 @ 2:36 pm

Be alert for 60 mph winds, frequent lightning, and torrential rains. Small hail is possible as well.

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