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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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Cullman, Morgan, and Lawrence Counties Until 11:30 a.m.

EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Cullman, Morgan, and Lawrence Counties Until 11:30 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 11:03 am

At 1102 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Sardis, or 14 miles northeast of Arley, moving southeast at 25 mph.

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CANCELED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Winston County Until 11:45 a.m.

CANCELED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Winston County Until 11:45 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 10:58 am

At 1057 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Moreland, or 14 miles south of Moulton, moving southeast at 40 mph.

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Franklin/Lawrence Counties Until 11:15 a.m.

EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Franklin/Lawrence Counties Until 11:15 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 10:47 am

At 1044 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of Moulton, moving southeast at 25 mph.

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Flood Warning for Portions of Colbert and Lauderdale Counties Until 1:15 p.m.

Flood Warning for Portions of Colbert and Lauderdale Counties Until 1:15 p.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 10:16 am

At 1016 AM CDT, emergency management reported heavy rain in the warning area due to thunderstorms. Flooding is already occurring. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain have fallen.

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Extreme Northwestern Lauderdale/Colbert Counties Until 10:30 a.m.

EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Extreme Northwestern Lauderdale/Colbert Counties Until 10:30 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 10:02 am

At 958 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Pickwick Landing State Park, moving south at 35 mph.

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Colbert, Franklin, and Lawrence Counties Until 10:30 a.m.

EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Colbert, Franklin, and Lawrence Counties Until 10:30 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 9:54 am

At 954 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Littleville, or 7 miles southwest of Tuscumbia, moving southeast at 25 mph.

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Colbert/Lawrence Counties Until 10:15 a.m.

EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Colbert/Lawrence Counties Until 10:15 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 9:45 am

At 941 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Town Creek, or 15 miles east of Muscle Shoals, moving southeast at 25 mph.

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EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Colbert/Lauderdale Counties until 10 a.m.

EXPIRED Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Colbert/Lauderdale Counties until 10 a.m.

| July 12, 2020 @ 9:36 am

At 935 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Cherokee, or 8 miles west of Tuscumbia, moving southeast at 15 mph.

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Storms Over West, North Alabama

Storms Over West, North Alabama

| July 12, 2020 @ 9:23 am

None of the storms are severe, but the stronger ones could produce 40 mph winds gusts, penny-sized hail, and very heavy rain. They are producing lots of lightning.

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Storms Reaching North Alabama

Storms Reaching North Alabama

| July 12, 2020 @ 7:59 am

They are not severe but will have gusty wind, small hail, heavy rain, and lightning.

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Weather Xtreme:  Strong Storms Today, Heat is the Story this Week

Weather Xtreme: Strong Storms Today, Heat is the Story this Week

| July 12, 2020 @ 6:36 am

Storms could be strong to severe over Alabama today, but high pressure will build in for the next few days, driving temperatures up and possibly prompting heat advisories.

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Tropical Storm Fay Forms Off the Coast of North Carolina

Tropical Storm Fay Forms Off the Coast of North Carolina

| July 9, 2020 @ 5:20 pm

A tropical storm warning has been issued for the coasts of New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut, including Long Island.

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