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Numerous Showers Once Again

Numerous Showers Once Again

| July 15, 2018 @ 6:32 am

Numerous storms forecast once again today, Monday, and Tuesday, but a change to northwesterly flow by Wednesday could spell a break in the number and coverage of storms Wednesday and Thursday. Highs remain mainly in the lower 90s.

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Showers Remain Numerous for the Weekend

Showers Remain Numerous for the Weekend

| July 14, 2018 @ 6:49 am

Heat advisory for portions of Central Alabama today along with the potential for numerous thunderstorms as highs reach into the lower half of the 90s. Little change is forecast for Sunday with storms expected to remain fairly numerous.

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Muggy Weekend Ahead With Afternoon Storms

Muggy Weekend Ahead With Afternoon Storms

| July 13, 2018 @ 3:31 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, we have your classic case of random, scattered showers and thunderstorms across Alabama this afternoon. Where storms have developed, they are producing heavy rain, gusty winds, and lots of lighting. The southern part of the Birmingham metro was under a flood advisory at mid-afternoon.

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Afternoon Storms Fire Up Again Later Today

Afternoon Storms Fire Up Again Later Today

| July 13, 2018 @ 5:55 am

MORNING SUN, AFTERNOON STORMS: Hot, humid weather continues across Alabama today with a good supply of sunshine this morning, followed by random, scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Most of the storms will come from 1:00 until 11:00 p.m.; the chance of any one location getting wet today will be in the 40/50 percent range. And, as is typically the case, storm that pop up will be capable of producing gusty wind, heavy rain, and lots of lightning.

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Sun, Heat, Humidity, Storms

Sun, Heat, Humidity, Storms

| July 12, 2018 @ 3:33 pm

JULY IN ALABAMA: It is that time of the year when you can say “hot and humid with scattered storms” and be right 99 percent of the time. We have your classic case of random, slow moving, scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon across the great state of Alabama. Some spots are getting heavy rain; we have another flood advisory in effect for Tuscaloosa at mid-afternoon.

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Scattered Showers/Storms Becoming More Numerous

Scattered Showers/Storms Becoming More Numerous

| July 12, 2018 @ 5:51 am

MOISTURE LEVELS RISING: Models continue to show an increase in precipitable water values across Alabama in coming days, and accordingly we expect to see an increase in the number of showers and thunderstorms through the weekend. Most of the showers will come from 1:00 until 11:00 p.m. daily, but in this kind of airmass we can’t totally rule out a late night or morning shower in spots. The chance of any one spot getting wet later today is in the 40/50 percent range, then rising to 60/70 percent tomorrow, Saturday, and Sunday.

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Showers/Storms To Slowly Increase In Number

Showers/Storms To Slowly Increase In Number

| July 11, 2018 @ 3:44 pm

RADAR CHECK: Showers and storms are widely scattered across Alabama this afternoon, but where they have formed the rain is heavy… one summer soaker brought over one inch of rain to parts of the southern Birmingham metro. Showers and storms are moving slowly southward, and will fade away late tonight.

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Scattered Storms Statewide Later Today

Scattered Storms Statewide Later Today

| July 11, 2018 @ 5:45 am

MOISTURE LEVELS RISING: For the past two days the eastern half of the state has been in drier air, and accordingly all of the scattered showers and storms have been over the western counties of Alabama. But, the drier air is leaving the state this morning, and we expect scattered showers and thunderstorms statewide later today. The chance of any one spot getting wet this afternoon is 30/40 percent, and the high will be in the low 90s for most places.

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Scattered Storms Over West Alabama

Scattered Storms Over West Alabama

| July 10, 2018 @ 3:49 pm

REST OF THE WEEK: Moisture levels will slowly rise statewide, and we will mention “scattered, mostly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms” on a daily basis through Friday. Chance of any one spot getting wet tomorrow is around 30 percent, and then in he 40/50 percent range Thursday and Friday. Highs will be pretty close to 90 as hot, humid summer weather continues.

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Widely Scattered Showers Later Today

Widely Scattered Showers Later Today

| July 10, 2018 @ 5:55 am

All is calm across the great state of Alabama this morning; temperatures are mostly in the low 70s, but again Northeast Alabama is very pleasant with temperatures as low as 63 degrees, which is the 5am observation at Fort Payne.

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Quiet Afternoon So Far

Quiet Afternoon So Far

| July 9, 2018 @ 3:15 pm

TEMPS BELOW AVERAGE: Temperatures are mostly in the upper 80s across North/Central Alabama this afternoon… a little below average for mid-July in Alabama. And, as expected, most of the showers are over West and South Alabama in deeper moisture. The northeast part of the state is dry with lower dewpoints.

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Deeper Moisture Over West And South Alabama

Deeper Moisture Over West And South Alabama

| July 9, 2018 @ 5:59 am

DRIER AIR OVER NORTHEAST ALABAMA: There is a fairly sharp moisture gradient across Alabama today; drier air covers the northeast counties of the state at daybreak. Fort Payne has dropped down to 64 degrees, fairly comfortable for July. Deeper moisture lingers over West and South Alabama, and that is where we expect most of the scattered showers and storms today and early tonight.

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Unsettled Weather Continues

Unsettled Weather Continues

| July 8, 2018 @ 6:49 am

Unsettled weather is expected to continue today and Monday with numerous showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be around 90 degrees. A brief drop in precipitable water values Tuesday could bring a brief respite from this numerous storms.

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Unsettle Weather for Several Days

Unsettle Weather for Several Days

| July 7, 2018 @ 6:51 am

Our weather remains unsettled through the weekend and into the first part of next week with numerous storms each day. Extra clouds and numerous storms will hold our highs into the middle and upper 80s. But the lower 90s return later next week.

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Occasional Showers/Storms Over The Weekend

Occasional Showers/Storms Over The Weekend

| July 6, 2018 @ 3:34 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, showers and storms have increased across the northern half of Alabama this afternoon ahead of a surface boundary over Tennessee. The storms are moving slowly to the southwest, and are producing heavy rain, gusty winds, some small hail, and lots of lightning.

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Unsettled Weekend Weather

Unsettled Weekend Weather

| July 6, 2018 @ 5:58 am

WET AT TIMES: We begin this day with a good supply of sunshine this morning, but developing showers and thunderstorms are a good possibility this afternoon and tonight as a surface front approaches Alabama from the north. The chance of any one spot getting wet later today and tonight is about 50/50, and the high this afternoon will be pretty close to 90 degrees.

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