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Midday Nowcast:  Tons of Sunshine For Now

Midday Nowcast: Tons of Sunshine For Now

| January 15, 2021 @ 11:26 am

The sky cleared this morning, and we are seeing tons of sunshine across the state at the midday hours, but more clouds to our northwest will be rolling back into the northern half of the state late today and through the overnight hours.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Crimson Tide Star Football Players to Enter the NFL Draft

Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Crimson Tide Star Football Players to Enter the NFL Draft

| January 15, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Alabama players declaring to enter the NFL draft are defensive lineman Christian Barmore, quarterback Mac Jones, wide receiver Jaylen Waddle and defensive back Patrick Surtain II.

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A Few Snow Showers For The Tennessee Valley Tonight/Early Tomorrow

A Few Snow Showers For The Tennessee Valley Tonight/Early Tomorrow

| January 15, 2021 @ 5:30 am

TRENDING COLDER: A cold front passed through Alabama mostly in dry fashion overnight; today will feature a mostly sunny sky this morning, followed by scattered clouds this afternoon. The high will be around 50 degrees for the northern half of the state, with mid 50s to the south. Then, tonight, as colder air rolls into the state, a disturbance has the potential to bring snow showers and flurries to the northern quarter of Alabama.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Birmingham Restaurant Week Winter Edition Set for Jan. 14-31

Alabama NewsCenter — Birmingham Restaurant Week Winter Edition Set for Jan. 14-31

| January 14, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

The 2021 Winter Edition of Birmingham Restaurant Week (BRW) is set for Thursday, Jan. 14 through Sunday, Jan. 31.

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A Few Showers Tonight; Then Mostly Dry Through The Weekend

A Few Showers Tonight; Then Mostly Dry Through The Weekend

| January 14, 2021 @ 2:57 pm

SUNNY WINTER DAY: The sky is sunny for a change across Alabama this afternoon, and as advertised temperatures have warmed nicely. A few spots across West Alabama have reached 60 degrees, most spots are in the mid to upper 50s. Clouds will increase tonight ahead of a cold front, and a few scattered showers are possible statewide. But, moisture is very limited, and rain amounts will be light and spotty.

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Alabama NewsCenter — New Mural Celebrates Alabama Literary Giants

Alabama NewsCenter — New Mural Celebrates Alabama Literary Giants

| January 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Johnna Bush spends most of her days painting portraits, but when the Grove Hill studio artist got a call from a friend about plans for a new mural in downtown Monroeville, she stopped and listened.

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Midday Nowcast: Tons of Sunshine…Finally

Midday Nowcast: Tons of Sunshine…Finally

| January 14, 2021 @ 10:44 am

It was a very cold start to the day with most locations well down in the 20s this morning. But, today is the best day of weather this week with a mostly sunny sky.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ Tapped for U.S. Space Command Headquarters

Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ Tapped for U.S. Space Command Headquarters

| January 14, 2021 @ 10:00 am

The secretary of the U.S. Air Force announced today that Huntsville has been selected as the preferred location for the headquarters of the new U.S. Space Command, a move that is a natural fit for Alabama’s “Rocket City” and its longtime support of space and defense programs.

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Some Freezing Fog Again This Morning; Nice Warm-Up Later Today

Some Freezing Fog Again This Morning; Nice Warm-Up Later Today

| January 14, 2021 @ 5:45 am

FREEZING FOG AGAIN: Again this morning “freezing fog” has formed over parts of North/Central Alabama… this is simply fog that forms with surface temperatures below freezing. It can lead to rime ice collecting on exposed surfaces, and can lead to slick spots on bridges and overpasses. A freezing fog advisory is in effect for areas along and north of I-59; temperatures will be above freezing by 8:30-9:00.

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Freezing Fog Advisory Issued for Portions of North Alabama Until 7:00 am Thursday

Freezing Fog Advisory Issued for Portions of North Alabama Until 7:00 am Thursday

| January 13, 2021 @ 10:12 pm

If driving, slow down, use your headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you. Also, be alert for frost on bridge decks causing slippery roads.

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Etowah, Cherokee, & Pickens Counties Added to Freezing Fog Advisory for Central Alabama

Etowah, Cherokee, & Pickens Counties Added to Freezing Fog Advisory for Central Alabama

| January 13, 2021 @ 10:10 pm

Etowah, Cherokee, and Pickens county have now been added to the freezing fog advisory that is set to expire at 8:00 am Thursday.

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Freezing Fog Advisory Expanded to Include Tuscaloosa & Jefferson Counties

Freezing Fog Advisory Expanded to Include Tuscaloosa & Jefferson Counties

| January 13, 2021 @ 9:38 pm

The freezing fog advisory has been expanded to now include Jefferson and Tuscaloosa counties. The advisory is set to expire at 8:00 am Thursday.

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