Category: Alabama’s Weather

Very Hot Again Today; Strong Storms Possible Tonight

Very Hot Again Today; Strong Storms Possible Tonight

| August 13, 2019 @ 5:58 am

ANOTHER HOT AUGUST DAY AHEAD: Alabama’s weather won’t change much today; the sky will be partly to mostly sunny, and most communities will see a high in the upper 90s this afternoon. NWS continues an “excessive heat warning” for West Alabama, with a “heat advisory” for the rest of the state due to the high heat index values expected. A few afternoon showers are possible, but they should be few and far between.

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Heat Levels Back Off Wednesday

Heat Levels Back Off Wednesday

| August 12, 2019 @ 3:36 pm

HOT AFTERNOON: Temperatures are generally in the 93-98 degree range across Alabama this afternoon with a partly sunny sky. We have a few widely scattered showers and storms on radar in areas south and east of Birmingham this afternoon; they are moving very slowly, and will dissipate after sunset.

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A Few Isolated Showers Out There On This Very Hot Monday

A Few Isolated Showers Out There On This Very Hot Monday

| August 12, 2019 @ 12:54 pm

At 12:40 pm, the big story is the heat across Central Alabama.

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Hottest So Far This Summer

Hottest So Far This Summer

| August 12, 2019 @ 5:57 am

HOT IS THE WORD: Based on data at Birmingham, the hottest temperature so far this summer is 97 degrees, recorded on July 6, July 9, August 7, and yesterday (August 11). We are projecting highs in the upper 90s today and tomorrow, and most likely it will be the hottest weather of the summer for many Alabama communities. A heat advisory is in effect for much of the state due to elevated heat index values.

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Heat Advisories Expanded Across North and Central Alabama

Heat Advisories Expanded Across North and Central Alabama

| August 11, 2019 @ 4:03 pm

Heat index values are expected to reach 105F in many spots across Alabama on Monday. Proper precautions should be used to protect one against the heat.

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The Heat Continues with Fewer Showers and Storms Through Tuesday

The Heat Continues with Fewer Showers and Storms Through Tuesday

| August 11, 2019 @ 12:11 pm

A surge of drier air into northern Alabama is preventing the development of showers and storms this afternoon for the most part. They will be isolated and limited generally to areas south of I-20.

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Dog Days End Today, But the Heat Actually Worsens Through Tuesday

Dog Days End Today, But the Heat Actually Worsens Through Tuesday

| August 11, 2019 @ 7:06 am

Heat advisories are in effect again today generally from Tuscaloosa to Clanton to Phenix City and for points near and south of that line. The heat threat will expand and intensify a bit on Monday and Tuesday, with excessive heat becoming even more of a problem.

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Hot, Humid, Scattered Showers At Midday

Hot, Humid, Scattered Showers At Midday

| August 10, 2019 @ 1:18 pm

It’s a hot and humid one out there… I know. I just got finished mowing the lawn. Temperatures are in the mid-80s to the lower 90s across the area.

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Hot With Some Storms Today, Heat Levels Rise To Start Next Week

Hot With Some Storms Today, Heat Levels Rise To Start Next Week

| August 10, 2019 @ 8:01 am

Heat advisories continue in effect throughout the weekend, but it may get even hotter to start the work week. Will we have any afternoon showers to possibly cool us off?

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Sun, Heat, Storms – August In Alabama

Sun, Heat, Storms – August In Alabama

| August 9, 2019 @ 3:19 pm

RADAR CHECK: An organized band of thunderstorms is pushing into West Alabama at mid-afternoon; these storms are moving slowly to the east/southeast, and are producing heavy rain, gusty winds, and lots of lightning. Other widely scattered showers and thunderstorms have developed across the central counties of the state. Away from the storms, temperatures are mostly in the 90-95 degree range with a mix of sun and clouds. Storms will fade away tonight after sunset.

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Quiet At Midday; Strong Storms Possible This Afternoon

Quiet At Midday; Strong Storms Possible This Afternoon

| August 9, 2019 @ 11:30 am

As of 11:10 am, radar is quiet across Central Alabama. It won’t be too long until we’ll start to see showers and thunderstorms pop up with the heating of the day, some of which could be strong to severe (more on that a little later in the post).

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Hot August Weather Continues; A Few Scattered Storms

Hot August Weather Continues; A Few Scattered Storms

| August 9, 2019 @ 5:53 am

DOG DAYS: The weather in August in Alabama is almost always hot and humid, and that is what we will be dealing with around here for the foreseeable future. Look for partly sunny days through the weekend with the usual daily round of “scattered, mostly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms”. Most of the storms come in random places between 12:00 noon and 10:00 p.m.

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Heat Advisory Extended Through Friday At 9:00 PM

Heat Advisory Extended Through Friday At 9:00 PM

| August 8, 2019 @ 5:37 pm

Temperatures will range from 93 to 97 again Friday afternoon with heat index values between 105 and 107. Impacts of the high temperatures could cause heat stroke or heat exhaustion.

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Strong Storms Continue Across Central Alabama

Strong Storms Continue Across Central Alabama

| August 8, 2019 @ 3:29 pm

SCATTERED STRONG STORMS: Radar shows scattered, strong thunderstorms across Alabama this afternoon… the more numerous ones are south of I-20, and are producing strong gusty winds and lots of lightning as they move southeast. Away from the storms, we have a mix of sun and clouds with temperatures in the upper 80s and low 90s.

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Strong To Severe Storms Out There At Midday

Strong To Severe Storms Out There At Midday

| August 8, 2019 @ 12:53 pm

At 12:50 pm, we have a few stronger storms out there across portions of Central Alabama, especially a severe thunderstorm over parts of Lee, Macon, and Tallapoosa counties.

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Heat Advisory In Effect Today For A Large Part Of North/Central Alabama

Heat Advisory In Effect Today For A Large Part Of North/Central Alabama

| August 8, 2019 @ 8:53 am

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening.

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