Category: Winter Weather

A Late Night Look At New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day

A Late Night Look At New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day

| December 27, 2017 @ 11:34 pm

The European and GFS models have done a flip-flop from what they were showing just earlier today. Here are my latest thoughts on the New Year’s holiday.

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A Cold and Potentially Messy Two Weeks for the Southeast, Alabama/Auburn Fans

A Cold and Potentially Messy Two Weeks for the Southeast, Alabama/Auburn Fans

| December 27, 2017 @ 11:19 am

There is lots of uncertainty in precipitation forecasts over the next two weeks, but it is clear that very cold air will impact Alabama and the Southeast with a threat of some winter mischief.

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The Snow Of December 8, 2017

The Snow Of December 8, 2017

| December 9, 2017 @ 3:47 pm

Yesterday’s snow across Central Alabama was the biggest one for so early in the season. Data is still being compiled, but for Birmingham, with an official total of 4 inches, it was the third snowiest December day on record. Only surpassed by 8 inches during the famous New Year’s Eve event on December 31, 1963… […]

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Satellite View of Friday’s Snow

Satellite View of Friday’s Snow

| December 9, 2017 @ 8:13 am

The satellite view of the December 8, 2017, snow storm across Alabama and Mississippi.

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Winter Storm Warning & Winter Weather Advisory Extended In Time and Area

Winter Storm Warning & Winter Weather Advisory Extended In Time and Area

| December 8, 2017 @ 4:30 pm

The National Weather Service in Huntsville has cancelled the Winter Weather Advisory FOR Cullman, Marshall, and Dekalb counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory Extended Southward, Some Road Closures Reported

Winter Weather Advisory Extended Southward, Some Road Closures Reported

| December 8, 2017 @ 9:08 am

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has extended the Winter Weather Advisory a little further southward to now include Lee, Lowndes, Macon, and Montgomery counties.

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Conditions Deteriorating Across Central Alabama;  Roads Becoming Snow Covered

Conditions Deteriorating Across Central Alabama; Roads Becoming Snow Covered

| December 8, 2017 @ 7:43 am

Road conditions are worsening quickly in parts of the winter storm warning area this morning. Please stay off the roads, which are becoming snow covered and slick.

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Snow Increasing Across the Area

Snow Increasing Across the Area

| December 8, 2017 @ 5:24 am

Reports of snow are increasing across the area now, mainly sticking on grassy areas and car but travel problems could develop as we head through the morning hours.

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Winter Storm Warning For Parts of Central Alabama

Winter Storm Warning For Parts of Central Alabama

| December 8, 2017 @ 3:06 am

NWS Birmingham has upgraded the Winter Weather Advisory for some parts of the state to a Winter Storm Warning… Rain will continue to change to snow between now and 5am, and the snow could even become heavy at times. Warm ground temperatures will offset the accumulation potential some, but a few places could see 2-3″ […]

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Thursday Night Update For Friday’s Wintry Weather Event

Thursday Night Update For Friday’s Wintry Weather Event

| December 7, 2017 @ 8:35 pm

As we have now entered the 8 o’clock hour here in Central Alabama, we are now starting to get a good look at the system that will bring us some rain, some snow, and a rain/snow mix.

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UPDATE: Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of Central Alabama On Friday 3AM-6PM

UPDATE: Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of Central Alabama On Friday 3AM-6PM

| December 7, 2017 @ 2:20 pm

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 3:00 AM Friday to 6:00 PM Friday for parts of Central Alabama.

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A Look at Morning Model Data for the Upcoming Winter Weather Event

A Look at Morning Model Data for the Upcoming Winter Weather Event

| December 7, 2017 @ 11:32 am

A crazy, Deep South December snow is setting up for tomorrow as moisture overruns cold air in place in places that don’t see much snow ever, and certainly not this early in the winter season.

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Wind Impact Forecast for Central Alabama Lessened a Bit

Wind Impact Forecast for Central Alabama Lessened a Bit

| October 8, 2017 @ 8:55 am

Tropical storm warnings remain in effect across many counties of Central Alabama with wind advisories in the rest of the counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory for Northeast Alabama from 6PM Tonight Through 7AM Sunday

Winter Weather Advisory for Northeast Alabama from 6PM Tonight Through 7AM Sunday

| March 11, 2017 @ 2:54 pm

Half an inch to 1 inch of snow are possible in the higher elevations with less than a half an inch in the valley locations.

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Big Winter Storm for the East Coast Early Next Week

Big Winter Storm for the East Coast Early Next Week

| March 11, 2017 @ 2:53 pm

A major winter storm is expected to develop Monday and wallop the Northeast U.S. with major snowfall.

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Travel Problems to the North Tonight

Travel Problems to the North Tonight

| March 11, 2017 @ 2:52 pm

Travel problems are expected tonight across areas to the north of Alabama as a wintry mix forms along the northern side of a precipitation shield.

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