Category: Alabama’s Weather

Ingredients Are Coming Together For Strong To Severe Storms… Just Wait And See Time

Ingredients Are Coming Together For Strong To Severe Storms… Just Wait And See Time

| December 1, 2018 @ 1:38 pm

As of 1:30 pm, scattered batches of showers and thunderstorms are occurring mainly along and just south of the I-59 corridor across the area, with another batch of showers and storms just north of the I-20 corridor in the eastern parts of the area.

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SPC Expands Slight Risk Area, Severe Threat Now Extends Past Midnight Tonight

SPC Expands Slight Risk Area, Severe Threat Now Extends Past Midnight Tonight

| December 1, 2018 @ 11:49 am

The latest updated Day 1 Severe Weather Outlook graphic is out from the Storm Prediction Center, and they have included even more of Central Alabama in the standard Slight Risk for severe storms for this afternoon and into the overnight hours.

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No Thunder Currently Across Central Alabama, Conditional Severe Storm Threat Remains For This Afternoon

No Thunder Currently Across Central Alabama, Conditional Severe Storm Threat Remains For This Afternoon

| December 1, 2018 @ 9:15 am

Radar at 9:10 AM shows the bulk of the rain activity over the east-central and the southeastern parts of Central Alabama, with spotty to scattered showers over the rest of the area.

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Potential For Strong To Severe Storms This Afternoon Across Central Alabama

Potential For Strong To Severe Storms This Afternoon Across Central Alabama

| December 1, 2018 @ 7:21 am

We have a tricky forecast for today as conditions would support the development of strong to severe thunderstorms during the afternoon and into the early evening hours, but that is conditional on how much can the atmosphere recover from this morning’s storms.

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Conditional Severe Weather Threat This Afternoon

Conditional Severe Weather Threat This Afternoon

| December 1, 2018 @ 6:17 am

THIS MORNING: A large mass of rain has been moving across Alabama this morning; nothing severe, and little lightning…. This rain will shift eastward in coming hours, with only a few lingering showers around here by mid to late morning. THIS AFTERNOON: The air becomes unstable this afternoon with rising dewpoints and warmer surface temperatures… […]

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A Quick Look at the Alabama Weather Situation Early This Morning:  Severe Storms Possible Today

A Quick Look at the Alabama Weather Situation Early This Morning: Severe Storms Possible Today

| December 1, 2018 @ 6:08 am

There is a threat for severe weather including tornadoes across Central and South Alabama if storms are able to form. Please pay attention to the latest weather information this afternoon.

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Models Still Show The Potential For Strong To Severe Storms On Saturday Afternoon

Models Still Show The Potential For Strong To Severe Storms On Saturday Afternoon

| November 30, 2018 @ 10:19 pm

We continue to see a conditional threat of severe storms during the afternoon and into the early evening hours across a good portion of Central Alabama as conditions will be conducive.

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New High-Resolution Model Output For Saturday’s Potential Severe Storm Threat

New High-Resolution Model Output For Saturday’s Potential Severe Storm Threat

| November 30, 2018 @ 5:42 pm

While the high-resolution NAM (3K) model continues to keep thunderstorm development nearly zero throughout the afternoon hours on Saturday, the first good run of the HRRR (18z) that reaches out to 36 hours (12:00 am Sunday) shows a little different story.

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Showers/Storms At Times Through Tomorrow

Showers/Storms At Times Through Tomorrow

| November 30, 2018 @ 3:34 pm

UNSETTLED WEATHER CONTINUES: Radar showers large areas of rain across the northern half of Alabama this afternoon as moisture levels continue to rise. The sky is cloudy and temperatures are generally in the 60s. Down in South Alabama, the sun is shining in many places, and Mobile is up to 74 degrees at mid-afternoon.

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Showers Continue Over The Northern Half Of Central Alabama Just After Midday

Showers Continue Over The Northern Half Of Central Alabama Just After Midday

| November 30, 2018 @ 2:15 pm

As of 1:50 pm, we have a good bit of light to moderate shower activity mainly north of the I-20 corridor while much of the southern portions of the area remain dry.

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Potential For Strong/Severe Storms On Saturday

Potential For Strong/Severe Storms On Saturday

| November 30, 2018 @ 9:33 am

An active system that will be bringing a threat of tornadoes, damaging winds, and some hail to parts of the south-central and the western parts of the southeastern states throughout the day today will invade Central Alabama on Saturday.

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Showers Today; A Few Strong Storms Tomorrow

Showers Today; A Few Strong Storms Tomorrow

| November 30, 2018 @ 5:58 am

UNSETTLED WEATHER: Moisture levels continue to rise across Alabama, and we have a few scattered showers across the state on radar at daybreak. Today will be mostly cloudy and mild with occasional showers; best chance of rain will stay over North and Central Alabama. The high this afternoon will be in the 60s, although some West Alabama communities could reach the low 70s.

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Two Rounds Of Strong Storms On Saturday?

Two Rounds Of Strong Storms On Saturday?

| November 29, 2018 @ 10:27 pm

As we get ready for a big weekend across the southeastern United States with big high school and college football games, along with many parades and holiday festivities, we have a possible severe weather situation developing for Saturday.

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Warming Trend Continues; Storms Saturday Morning

Warming Trend Continues; Storms Saturday Morning

| November 29, 2018 @ 3:23 pm

WARMING UP: Temperatures are in the 60s over much of West and South Alabama this afternoon as the warming trend continues, but cool air is still over Northeast Alabama where some places have struggled to get out of the 40s. The sky is mostly cloudy, and there is nothing really signifiant on radar at mid-afternoon. Tonight will be mostly cloudy with just a few isolated showers; lows early tomorrow will be in the 50s as warm air advection continues.

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