Archive for January 12th, 2021

Special Weather Statement from NWS Huntsville for Freezing Fog in North Alabama

Special Weather Statement from NWS Huntsville for Freezing Fog in North Alabama

| January 12, 2021 @ 9:10 pm

NWS Huntsville has issued a Special Weather Statement for the following counties in North Alabama: Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, and Morgan.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama-Built 2021 Hyundai Elantra Wins North American Car of the Year

Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama-Built 2021 Hyundai Elantra Wins North American Car of the Year

| January 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

The Alabama-made 2021 Hyundai Elantra was named winner of the 2021 North American Car of the Year award today by the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) automotive media jury.

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Small Risk Of A Shower Tomorrow; Mostly Dry Through The Weekend

Small Risk Of A Shower Tomorrow; Mostly Dry Through The Weekend

| January 12, 2021 @ 3:08 pm

THIS AFTERNOON: The sun is shining brightly this afternoon north and west of a line from Butler to Tuscaloosa to Lake Guntersville, but to the south and east clouds are hanging tough. Temperatures are only in the 30s under the cloud cover, but in the 40s where the sky has cleared. Most places will see a freeze tonight, with lows early tomorrow ranging from 25 to 33.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Schools to Get More Than $900 Million From Pandemic Aid Package

Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Schools to Get More Than $900 Million From Pandemic Aid Package

| January 12, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

New relief is on the way for Alabama’s public schools. A $900 billion aid package was approved by Congress on Dec. 21 and signed into law by the president on Dec. 30.

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Midday Nowcast: Cold with Slow Clearing

Midday Nowcast: Cold with Slow Clearing

| January 12, 2021 @ 11:33 am

A cloudy and cold day for Alabama, and though dry air is working into the state, it it taking it time in eroding the clouds across the area.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association Adds New Board Members

Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association Adds New Board Members

| January 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Former Auburn University football coach Joe Whitt and Pearce Catfish Farms founder Fran Pearce have been elected as the newest board members of the Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association (ALBBAA).

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WeatherBrains 782:  Tom Freakin’ Skilling

WeatherBrains 782: Tom Freakin’ Skilling

| January 12, 2021 @ 9:00 am

Episode 782 was a Saturday Morning Special & it was TRULY special! Chief meteorologist for WGN-TV-Chicago Tom Skilling joined us! He talks about how he got started in weather, his Ted Fujita stories, the Plainfield, IL tornado & much more!

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Quiet Weather Pattern Ahead For Alabama

Quiet Weather Pattern Ahead For Alabama

| January 12, 2021 @ 5:37 am

CLOUDY, COLD MORNING: Temperatures are generally below freezing early this morning in areas north and west of Birmingham, where snow was falling at this time yesterday. Keep in mind a little patchy black ice is possible on bridges there, but elsewhere we are seeing mostly mid to upper 30s at daybreak. We expect some gradual clearing this afternoon, especially over West Alabama, as dry air slowly pushes into the state.

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