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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Advisories/Watch Have Expired…BUT…

Advisories/Watch Have Expired…BUT…

| January 16, 2022 @ 9:41 pm

Black ice is especially dangerous because you may not see it until you are on top of it. Slow down. Allow plenty of extra time to reach your destination and check road conditions via local media or the DOT before leaving home.

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Some Winter Weather Advisories Canceled

Some Winter Weather Advisories Canceled

| January 16, 2022 @ 6:11 pm

A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for 4 Northeast Alabama counties. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for East Central Alabama where some precip is still moving through.

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Updating the Alabama Weather Situation as of 4:45 p.m.

Updating the Alabama Weather Situation as of 4:45 p.m.

| January 16, 2022 @ 4:44 pm

Areas that have received enough snow to coat roads will be hazardous overnight as temperatures drop below freezing. If you drive in any such area, use extreme caution. Postponing travel is the best advice.

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Delight for Some, Disappointment for Most

Delight for Some, Disappointment for Most

| January 16, 2022 @ 12:22 pm

The best chances for snow continue over the Tennessee Valley and East Alabama for this afternoon. For the rest of Central Alabama, the rain should begin to diminish and move out.

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Winter Storm Warning Expanded to Include Madison and Marshall Counties

Winter Storm Warning Expanded to Include Madison and Marshall Counties

| January 16, 2022 @ 10:32 am

Snow over North Alabama is accumulating at the higher elevations of Madison and Marshall Counties. Travel will be an issue.

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Winter Weather Advisory Expanded Further South

Winter Weather Advisory Expanded Further South

| January 16, 2022 @ 9:10 am

Rain is changing to snow over these counties and there could be accumulations up to one quarter inch in spots. Some slippery roads may result.

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Snow Reports…

Snow Reports…

| January 16, 2022 @ 8:02 am

Snow is falling over portions of West Central and South Central Alabama this morning. Places in the winter weather advisory area could see up to an inch of snow this morning.

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Sunday Weather Xtreme Video:  Winter Weather Advisories, Winter Storm Warning Across Alabama for Snow

Sunday Weather Xtreme Video: Winter Weather Advisories, Winter Storm Warning Across Alabama for Snow

| January 16, 2022 @ 7:48 am

Lots to talk about this morning, especially a Sunday morning snowfall across parts of Alabama. Hazardous travel will result in areas where heavy snow falls.

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Quick Update at 7 a.m.

Quick Update at 7 a.m.

| January 16, 2022 @ 7:07 am

Quick bursts of heavy snow will cause travel problems across the Winter Weather Advisory areas in North and Central Alabama this morning. Heavy snow is likely over Northeast Alabama, where a Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Jackson and DeKalb Counties.

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