Category: Alabama’s Weather

Cool September Day; Rain Ahead

Cool September Day; Rain Ahead

| September 22, 2020 @ 3:20 pm

COOL SEPTEMBER DAY: The average high on September 22 at Birmingham is 83; temperatures are only in the upper 60s and low 70s across much of Alabama this afternoon. The sky is mostly cloudy, and we have seen a few sprinkles and patches of light rain around, especially on the western side of the state. The sky will stay generally cloudy tomorrow; a few showers are possible over West Alabama during the day, but rain becomes more likely statewide as the remnant circulation of former Tropical Storm Beta gets closer.

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A Cool First Day of Fall That Actually Feels Like an Autumn Day

A Cool First Day of Fall That Actually Feels Like an Autumn Day

| September 22, 2020 @ 12:08 pm

At 12:00 pm, radar shows some scattered shower activity over the west and west-central parts of Central Alabama, but with the dry air in place over the area, most of what is being shown are probably not reaching the ground at this time.

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Rain Returns Statewide Thursday

Rain Returns Statewide Thursday

| September 22, 2020 @ 5:55 am

Today will be another dry, pleasant day with highs in the 70s, but high clouds will be increasing from the west. Tomorrow will be mostly cloudy with a high in the 70s; a shower could reach West Alabama late in the day, but the better chance of rain comes late tomorrow night as weakening Tropical Storm Beta approaches from the west.

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Clouds Increase Tomorrow; Rain Statewide By Thursday

Clouds Increase Tomorrow; Rain Statewide By Thursday

| September 21, 2020 @ 3:19 pm

FINE FALL DAY: The northern half of the state is enjoying a picture perfect early autumn day; with ample sunshine, temperatures are in the low to mid 70s; the average high for September 21 at Birmingham is 84. Clouds persist over the southern counties of the state, with some patchy light rain near the coast.

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Very Nice But Breezy at Time Outdoors at Midday

Very Nice But Breezy at Time Outdoors at Midday

| September 21, 2020 @ 12:48 pm

It is definitely a beautiful but breezy day across Central Alabama today as the northern half has mainly clear skies with the southern half having some clouds flowing in from Tropical Storm Beta that is located hundreds of miles to our southwest sitting just off of the Texas Gulf Coast.

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Rain Returns Later This Week Statewide

Rain Returns Later This Week Statewide

| September 21, 2020 @ 5:57 am

Sunny, pleasant weather continues over the northern half of the state today with a high in the upper 70s… clouds linger over the southern part of the state with some light rain near the coast. Tomorrow will be a partly sunny day with a high in the mid to upper 70s over the northern counties, with clouds hanging tough over South Alabama.

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Alabama Update at 2:30 p.m.:  A Beautiful September Sunday for Most

Alabama Update at 2:30 p.m.: A Beautiful September Sunday for Most

| September 20, 2020 @ 2:28 pm

It is a beautiful day over the northern two-thirds of the state of Alabama with a good supply of sunshine, mild temperatures, and a nice easterly breeze.

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Sunday Weather Xtreme:  More Sun for your Sunday Over the Northern Half of the Area; Keeping an Eye on Beta

Sunday Weather Xtreme: More Sun for your Sunday Over the Northern Half of the Area; Keeping an Eye on Beta

| September 20, 2020 @ 6:04 am

North and Central Alabama will have a beautiful day today with nice weather until late in the week when the remnants of Tropical Storm Beta head our way.

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Beta Moving Toward the Texas Coast

Beta Moving Toward the Texas Coast

| September 20, 2020 @ 4:00 am

Tropical Storm Beta will make landfall late Monday night along the Middle Texas Coast. It will play a role in Alabama’s weather late in the week.

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Rain in the Extreme Southeastern Parts of Central Alabama Just Past Midday

Rain in the Extreme Southeastern Parts of Central Alabama Just Past Midday

| September 19, 2020 @ 1:04 pm

As of 12:52 pm, we have rain currently falling mainly along and south of a line from Hayneville (Lowndes Co.) to Montgomery to roughly Auburn. North of that, skies are generally cloudy but conditions remain dry.

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Weather Xtreme: Mainly Dry & Mild Through Midweek, Rain Possible on Thursday

Weather Xtreme: Mainly Dry & Mild Through Midweek, Rain Possible on Thursday

| September 19, 2020 @ 5:30 am

Most of Central Alabama will stay dry through the weekend and through midweek, but we could see some rain from Beta over parts of the area on Thursday

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Dry Weekend Ahead With A Cooling Trend

Dry Weekend Ahead With A Cooling Trend

| September 18, 2020 @ 3:28 pm

THIS AFTERNOON: A canopy of cirrus clouds is over Alabama this afternoon, streaming into the state from Tropical Depression 22 in the western Gulf of Mexico. We note some patchy light rain over the southwest corner of the state, otherwise it is a dry afternoon with temperatures in the upper 70s and low 80s for most places.

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