Category: Alabama’s Weather

Whew Buddy… It’s A Hot One Out There Already Before Midday

Whew Buddy… It’s A Hot One Out There Already Before Midday

| May 24, 2019 @ 10:26 am

We have plenty of sunshine across Central Alabama as we are approaching the late morning hours on this Friday.

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Hot, Mostly Dry Through The Weekend

Hot, Mostly Dry Through The Weekend

| May 24, 2019 @ 5:44 am

SHOWERS VERY HARD TO FIND: Temperatures will rise into the low to mid 90s across Alabama again this afternoon with a partly to mostly sunny sky. FYI… the average high at Birmingham on May 24 is 83. We will mention the risk of isolated showers during the peak of the heat over the northwest counties of the state, but odds of any one spot getting wet are only about one in ten.

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Hot, Dry Pattern Through The Weekend

Hot, Dry Pattern Through The Weekend

| May 23, 2019 @ 2:35 pm

SUMMER HEAT IS HERE: We have a field of cumulus clouds over parts of East and South Alabama this afternoon, but so far very few of those have developed into showers. Temperatures are mostly in the 89-94 degree range.

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Midday Nowcast: Sunny & Hot

Midday Nowcast: Sunny & Hot

| May 23, 2019 @ 11:38 am

The upper ridge continues to strengthen over the Southeast today and will persist through the weekend and into next week. Temperatures for the afternoon will be making their way into the lower and mid 90s across the state.

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Highs In The 90s Through The Holiday Weekend

Highs In The 90s Through The Holiday Weekend

| May 23, 2019 @ 5:55 am

HOT IS THE WORD: A strong upper high will remain anchored across the Deep South over the next five to seven days, keeping temperatures well above average. Today will be partly to mostly sunny; we will mention a chance of isolated showers or thunderstorms over East and South Alabama, but odds of any one spot getting wet are only about one in eight. The high will be in the low 90s.

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The Heat Is On Through The Weekend

The Heat Is On Through The Weekend

| May 22, 2019 @ 3:15 pm

HOT, DRY AFTERNOON: Temperatures are mostly between 88 and 92 degrees across Alabama at mid-afternoon with sunshine in full supply. The sky will stay mostly clear tonight; the low early tomorrow will be in the upper 60s for most places.

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Very Warm Already At Midday, Will Hit The “Hot” Category Shortly

Very Warm Already At Midday, Will Hit The “Hot” Category Shortly

| May 22, 2019 @ 12:03 pm

As of 11:45 am, temperatures have already jumped up into the 80s across Central Alabama.

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Mid-Morning Weather Check

Mid-Morning Weather Check

| May 22, 2019 @ 9:19 am

As of 9:00 am, skies are mostly clear across Central Alabama on this beautiful Wednesday morning, but be prepared for hot temperatures this afternoon and into the early evening hours.

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Hot Afternoons; Dry Through The Weekend

Hot Afternoons; Dry Through The Weekend

| May 22, 2019 @ 5:40 am

HIGHS STAY IN THE 90s: A strong upper ridge across the Southeast U.S. will deflect rain producing systems north of us through the holiday weekend. Strong sinking air associated with the ridge will generally prevent afternoon showers and storms from forming… although we could see a brief shower later today around Muscle Shoals in the northwest corner of the state.

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Heat Levels Cranking Up

Heat Levels Cranking Up

| May 21, 2019 @ 3:19 pm

HOT, DRY PATTERN: With a sunny sky this afternoon, temperatures are close to 90 degrees across the great state of Alabama. And, as a strong upper high continues to strengthen, heat levels will build through the rest of the week. Mostly sunny days, fair nights through Friday. The high tomorrow and Thursday will be in the low 90s, followed by mid 90s Friday. All of the big rain producing systems will be shunted well to the west and north of Alabama.

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Midday Weather Check: Hot Today… Hotter Tomorrow

Midday Weather Check: Hot Today… Hotter Tomorrow

| May 21, 2019 @ 12:35 pm

We have mostly clear skies out there as we have reached 12:30 pm on this beautiful but hot Tuesday.

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Hot/Dry Weather Ahead For Alabama

Hot/Dry Weather Ahead For Alabama

| May 21, 2019 @ 5:52 am

HERE COMES THE HEAT: A strong upper ridge will build across the Deep South in coming days, and will set the stage for the hottest weather so far this year for Alabama. The system that produced severe thunderstorms and flooding over the Southern Plains last night will pass well to the north.

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Heat Levels Rising In Coming Days

Heat Levels Rising In Coming Days

| May 20, 2019 @ 3:18 pm

DANGEROUS WEATHER WELL TO THE WEST: A “high risk” (level 5/5) of severe thunderstorms and tornadoes is defined for parts of North Texas and Oklahoma through tonight. A few violent, long track tornadoes are possible in this region, along with serious flash flooding.

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Puffy Clouds & Warm At Midday, Heat Cranks Up Later This Week

Puffy Clouds & Warm At Midday, Heat Cranks Up Later This Week

| May 20, 2019 @ 12:51 pm

We have some cumulus clouds forming in the heating of the day, but as of 12:40 pm, the radar is free of any rain at this juncture.

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Hottest Weather So Far This  Year Ahead

Hottest Weather So Far This Year Ahead

| May 20, 2019 @ 6:02 am

HOT, DRY PATTERN DEVELOPING: We will mention a chance of isolated showers or thunderstorms this afternoon across North/Central Alabama as a weak surface boundary begins to lift northward as a warm front, but most places will be dry. Otherwise, expect a mix of sun and clouds today with a high in the upper 80s. The average high at Birmingham on May 20 is 82.

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Clouds Increasing, Winds Picking Up, But Showers and Storms Weakening

Clouds Increasing, Winds Picking Up, But Showers and Storms Weakening

| May 19, 2019 @ 1:19 pm

A thunderstorm complex is entering West Central Alabama. but it will encounter increasingly hostile conditions as it pushes northeast and it should weakening before reach I-65.

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