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.

The weekend will feature a sun-filled sky both days; the high tomorrow will be in the upper 50s, followed by mid 60s Sunday. Morning lows will be mostly in the 30s.

NEXT WEEK: Most of the week will be dry, although we will mention a few isolated showers Monday night and Tuesday over the northern third of the state. The high will be in the 60s Monday and Tuesday, but Wednesday will be breezy and sharply colder with a high around 50 degrees; areas north of Birmingham will hold in the 40s all day. The high Thursday and Friday will be in the 50s… coldest morning should come early Thursday when 20s are likely.

Looks like the next significant rain will come the following weekend (January 12-13)… see the Weather Xtreme video for maps, graphics, and more details.

FOOTBALL WEATHER: For fans headed to the San Francisco Bay area for the national championship game, the weather will be wet, breezy, and unsettled this weekend. Rain is likely tomorrow, with showers possible Sunday. For the game Monday night (Alabama vs Clemson, Levi’s Stadium, 7p CT)… the sky will be mostly cloudy with a few showers possible; temperatures will be in the 50s.

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