Archive for December 24th, 2020

Alabama NewsCenter: Unfold Holiday Magic and Joy With Can’t Miss Alabama

Alabama NewsCenter: Unfold Holiday Magic and Joy With Can’t Miss Alabama

| December 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Indulge in holiday adventures with these family fun ideas in this week’s edition of Can’t Miss Alabama.

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Significant Weather Advisory Issued for Portions of North Alabama Through 9:00 pm Tonight

Significant Weather Advisory Issued for Portions of North Alabama Through 9:00 pm Tonight

| December 24, 2020 @ 2:56 pm

Scattered light snow showers are possible late this afternoon into the evening hours before tapering off shortly after midnight. Snowfall totals around a trace are expected in most locations.

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Cold Night Ahead; A Few Snow Showers For NE Alabama

Cold Night Ahead; A Few Snow Showers For NE Alabama

| December 24, 2020 @ 2:38 pm

**No afternoon Weather Xtreme video today; we are on a holiday schedule** COLD CHRISTMAS EVE: As advertised, very cold air continues to roll into Alabama this afternoon. Temperatures are mostly in 30s, and the sky has cleared from Birmingham north and west, but clouds persist to the north and east. We will continue to mention […]

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Alabama NewsCenter: Lettermen of the USA Provides Laptops for Heroes to Alabama Gold Star Children

Alabama NewsCenter: Lettermen of the USA Provides Laptops for Heroes to Alabama Gold Star Children

| December 24, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

It was seasonally appropriate that Darryl Fuhrman and his son Miller motored from Homewood to Huntsville in a red 2016 Dodge Charger.

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Midday Nowcast: Cloudy, Cold, and Blustery Christmas Eve

Midday Nowcast: Cloudy, Cold, and Blustery Christmas Eve

| December 24, 2020 @ 10:55 am

Highs today occurred at midnight and temperatures are going the wrong way today. The rain has mostly ended, but there are some areas of light precipitation and with temperatures in the 30s this afternoon.

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Alabama NewsCenter: Looming U.S. Chimney Shortage Spells Santa Trouble

Alabama NewsCenter: Looming U.S. Chimney Shortage Spells Santa Trouble

| December 24, 2020 @ 10:00 am

Tonight, if mainstream media accounts and NORAD are to be believed, Santa Claus will depart his North Pole headquarters in a reindeer-drawn flying sleigh and deliver toys to children all over the world.

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Rain Moves Out; Cold Air Moves In; A Few Snow Flakes

Rain Moves Out; Cold Air Moves In; A Few Snow Flakes

| December 24, 2020 @ 5:54 am

MERRY CHRISTMAS: Widespread rain across Alabama will end later this morning as much colder air rolls into the state. We do note a tornado watch remains in effect for a few counties in Southwest Alabama, but that will be cancelled soon as the storms move rapidly eastward. Temperatures fall into the 30s today with an icy north wind, and in the cold air a few snow flurries or showers are possible this afternoon, mainly east of I-65, and north of I-20.

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Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Tuscaloosa County

Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Tuscaloosa County

| December 24, 2020 @ 2:12 am

At 210 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Binion Creek Landing, or 8 miles north of Holt, moving northeast at 50 mph.

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Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Pickens & Lamar Counties

Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Pickens & Lamar Counties

| December 24, 2020 @ 12:52 am

At 1250 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Bigbee Valley, or near Pickensville, moving northeast at 40 mph.

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Strong Storms With Gusty Winds Affecting Western Parts of North Alabama

Strong Storms With Gusty Winds Affecting Western Parts of North Alabama

| December 24, 2020 @ 12:37 am

At 1233 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Lexington to near Russellville to 6 miles west of Weston. Movement of this line was to the southeast at 25 mph.

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