Category: Alabama’s Weather

Rain, Some Thunder Across Central Alabama, Severe Storms Moving Across Tennessee Valley; More Strong Storms Later Today

Rain, Some Thunder Across Central Alabama, Severe Storms Moving Across Tennessee Valley; More Strong Storms Later Today

| June 23, 2018 @ 10:46 am

Moderate rain and some thunder continue across Central Alabama this morning with severe storms moving through the Tennessee Valley. Additional storms with a potential for producing severe weather are possible later this afternoon and evening across Central Alabama.

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NWS Survey Team Confirms Cullman County Tornado From Yesterday

NWS Survey Team Confirms Cullman County Tornado From Yesterday

| June 23, 2018 @ 10:37 am

NWS Survey Team confirms that the damage in Cullman County near West Point around 6:20 p.m. yesterday was from a tornado.

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Strong Storms Moving Into Shelby, Northern Bibb and Talladega Counties

Strong Storms Moving Into Shelby, Northern Bibb and Talladega Counties

| June 23, 2018 @ 9:21 am

Strong thunderstorms are moving through the Birmingham Metro area right now and are entering Bibb and Shelby Counties now and will be entering Talladega County shortly.

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Strong Winds Moving into the Birmingham Area

Strong Winds Moving into the Birmingham Area

| June 23, 2018 @ 8:36 am

The severe thunderstorm over northwestern Jefferson County is moving southeastward now into the Birmingham area.

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Update on the Alabama Weather Situation at 8 a.m.

Update on the Alabama Weather Situation at 8 a.m.

| June 23, 2018 @ 7:58 am

Ongoing storms across Central Alabama are causing very heavy rain and lots of lightning. They could produce damaging winds as well. Additional storms crossing the Mississippi River will be here this afternoon and they will likely produce damaging winds as well.

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Another Stormy Day

Another Stormy Day

| June 23, 2018 @ 6:46 am

Another round of stormy weather for Central and North Alabama today with the potential for damaging wind once again. Highs will be in the upper 80s. Rain chances drop for Sunday with only isolated storms forecast, but highs will climb into the lower 90s.

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A Quick Check At 7:05PM; Damage Reports So Far Today In Central Alabama

A Quick Check At 7:05PM; Damage Reports So Far Today In Central Alabama

| June 22, 2018 @ 7:07 pm

Radar check at 6:57 PM continues to show several severe thunderstorm out there across portions of North and Central Alabama, and as I type, parts of Lee and Russell counties just went under a severe thunderstorm warning.

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Northern Tuscaloosa County Storm Showing Some Rotation

Northern Tuscaloosa County Storm Showing Some Rotation

| June 22, 2018 @ 2:12 pm

The storm in northern Tuscaloosa County is showing some decent rotation on radar and may have to watch it to see if NWS Birmingham may issue a warning for it. It is headed towards Bankhead Lock And Dam, Wiley, and Windham Springs… Then it will move into western Jefferson County.

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A Batch Of Storms Moving In At The 11:00 AM Update

A Batch Of Storms Moving In At The 11:00 AM Update

| June 22, 2018 @ 11:14 am

Radar check at 10:45 AM shows that all of Central Alabama is virtually dry at this point, but a batch of showers and thunderstorms will be moving into the western parts of Franklin, Marion, and Lamar counties within the next 30-60 minutes.

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Stormy Today

Stormy Today

| June 22, 2018 @ 6:33 am

Stormy weather is likely today with the potential for damaging wind from some of the thunderstorms. Highs will climb into the upper 80s. Storms diminish somewhat on Saturday and really drop off for Sunday as highs climb back into the lower 90s.

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Strong Storms Continue To Press Eastward Across North Alabama

Strong Storms Continue To Press Eastward Across North Alabama

| June 21, 2018 @ 9:22 pm

A cluster of strong storms continue to march east-southeastward across North Alabama as we have reached 9:15 PM.

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Strong Storms Approaching Extreme Northwest Alabama

Strong Storms Approaching Extreme Northwest Alabama

| June 21, 2018 @ 7:19 pm

A batch of strong to severe thunderstorms are starting to enter the northwest corner of Lauderdale County in northwest Alabama, with the lead storm having a severe thunderstorm warning issued on it until 7:30 PM for damaging wind gusts up to 70 MPH.

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A Quick Check On Our Weather Situation At 4:00 PM

A Quick Check On Our Weather Situation At 4:00 PM

| June 21, 2018 @ 4:09 pm

Radar check at 3:50 PM continue to show showers and thunderstorms moving across Central Alabama with the strongest storm located over the eastern parts of Macon County down in the southeastern parts of the area.

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Marginal Risk Extended Farther South For Today

Marginal Risk Extended Farther South For Today

| June 21, 2018 @ 11:38 am

This update from the Storm Prediction Center was released right after I completed and posted my midday report on the blog. So here is the latest forecast update for the rest of today and tonight with the new information.

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Midday Report: Marginal Risk Of Severe Storms For Parts Of North/Central Alabama

Midday Report: Marginal Risk Of Severe Storms For Parts Of North/Central Alabama

| June 21, 2018 @ 11:21 am

After having a good bit of shower and storm activity move across the northern portions of the state this morning, things have quieted down some. We do have a large batch of showers moving into the western parts of the area from Mississippi, along with several scattered showers over the southern half of Central Alabama.

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