Archive for January 4th, 2019

Nice Chance For Alabama To Dry Out In Coming Days

Nice Chance For Alabama To Dry Out In Coming Days

| January 4, 2019 @ 3:27 pm

SHOWERS ON THE WAY OUT: A deep upper low is moving over North Alabama this afternoon, and under the cold pool aloft we have a few lingering showers on radar over the eastern counties of the state. But, there are scattered pockets of sunshine, and most of South Alabama is enjoying a sunny afternoon. Showers will end this evening, and dry air moves into the state tonight with a clearing sky.

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Sandstorms And Aviation: What’s The Big Fuss About?

Sandstorms And Aviation: What’s The Big Fuss About?

| January 4, 2019 @ 2:30 pm

Every day around the world, millions and millions of people travel via private and/or commercial aircraft to get to various places they need to travel to for business or leisure.

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Breezy With A Few Showers At Midday… Hold On To Your Hats

Breezy With A Few Showers At Midday… Hold On To Your Hats

| January 4, 2019 @ 11:50 am

While we have mostly gray skies across all of Central Alabama at this point on the first Friday of 2019, we do have a few showers showing up on radar over much of Tuscaloosa and Bibb counties, with some lighter showers and drizzle surrounding those showers.

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Rare Cloud Observed In An Unexpected Location

Rare Cloud Observed In An Unexpected Location

| January 4, 2019 @ 9:30 am

Earth’s atmosphere can be divided into four layers based on how temperature changes with height. In the lowest layer of the atmosphere (troposphere), temperature generally decreases with height.

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: January 3rd, 2019

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: January 3rd, 2019

| January 4, 2019 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for January 3rd, 2019 was 56F.  The low was 50F.

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Lingering Light Rain Today, Then Dry For A While

Lingering Light Rain Today, Then Dry For A While

| January 4, 2019 @ 5:51 am

CLOUDS, SOME LIGHT RAIN TODAY: While the big mass of soaking rain has moved out of Alabama, we will still deal with lingering clouds and some patchy light rain today as an upper trough moves over the state. Temperatures will hold in the 50s over North Alabama, with 60s for the southern counties. The sky will clear tonight as a nice surge of dry air works into the state.

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SPC Mesoscale Discussion: Severe Potential… Watch Unlikely

SPC Mesoscale Discussion: Severe Potential… Watch Unlikely

| January 4, 2019 @ 5:06 am

Isolated damaging wind gusts and perhaps a brief tornado are possible as the convective line continues eastward into southeast GA and the central FL Peninsula.

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Best Of Alabama NewsCenter 2018: Alabama Bright Lights

Best Of Alabama NewsCenter 2018: Alabama Bright Lights

| January 4, 2019 @ 5:00 am

From little Austine Perine feeding the homeless in Birmingham to an army of volunteers saving baby turtles on the Gulf Coast, these were our Alabama Bright Lights.

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Best Of Alabama Newscenter 2018: Restaurants And Chefs

Best Of Alabama Newscenter 2018: Restaurants And Chefs

| January 4, 2019 @ 5:00 am

With the start of 2019, it’s a good time to look back on some of the good things that happened in 2018.

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