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WeatherBrains 741:  I’ve Learned To Dislike Weather

WeatherBrains 741: I’ve Learned To Dislike Weather

| April 1, 2020 @ 9:00 am

This week’s Guest WeatherBrain is the Senior Research Scientist with the National Center for Physical Acoustics (NCPA) and since 2000 has been an Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Mississippi. His Bachelor’s degree is in mathematics from the University of Chicago and his Master’s and PhD are from Columbia University. Dr. Roger Waxler, welcome to WeatherBrains!

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Dry Through Friday

Dry Through Friday

| April 1, 2020 @ 5:41 am

DRY: Today will feature sunshine in full supply with a high in the mid 60s. The average high for April 1 at Birmingham is 71. We stay dry through Friday; the high tomorrow will be in the low 70s, followed by mid to upper 70s Friday.

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Auburn Management Professor Gives Advice to Help Small Businesses Survive Coronavirus Shutdown

Auburn Management Professor Gives Advice to Help Small Businesses Survive Coronavirus Shutdown

| March 31, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

Businesses that help their communities will be rewarded later, Dave Ketchen says.

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Playgrounds, Toys and Sports Equipment Aren’t Safe for Kids During Pandemic

Playgrounds, Toys and Sports Equipment Aren’t Safe for Kids During Pandemic

| March 31, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

UAB expert says to keep kids off playground equipment for now.

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Clearing/Colder Tonight

Clearing/Colder Tonight

| March 31, 2020 @ 3:09 pm

SPRING CHILL: Rain and storms have exited the state this afternoon, but clouds linger over North Alabama. Temperatures are only in the upper 40s and 50s and many areas… the average high for March 31 at Birmingham is 71. The sky will clear tonight, and we project a low between 37 and 44 degrees early tomorrow for most places. For colder valleys and protected areas, there is a chance of some scattered light frost.

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Census Day Will Still Take Place Wednesday, but Door-to-Door Visits are Delayed

Census Day Will Still Take Place Wednesday, but Door-to-Door Visits are Delayed

| March 31, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey stresses the importance of participation in the 2020 census.

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Tornado Watch Has Been Canceled For The Rest Of Central Alabama

Tornado Watch Has Been Canceled For The Rest Of Central Alabama

| March 31, 2020 @ 12:20 pm

NWS Birmingham has now canceled the Tornado Watch for Barbour, Russell, and Lee counties as the threat for severe storms has now moved out of the area and into Georgia.

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Storms Moving Out Of The Southeastern Parts Of The Area, Quiet For The Rest At Midday

Storms Moving Out Of The Southeastern Parts Of The Area, Quiet For The Rest At Midday

| March 31, 2020 @ 12:13 pm

As of 12:00 pm, only the extreme southeastern parts of Central Alabama continues to experience rain and thunderstorms as the rest of the area is now rain free.

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Only Three Counties Remain In The Tornado Watch

Only Three Counties Remain In The Tornado Watch

| March 31, 2020 @ 11:48 am

NWS Birmingham updates Tornado Watch… cancels Bullock, Macon, and Pike counties… continues Barbour, Lee, and Russell counties until 3:00 pm.

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CANCELED – Tornado Confirmed In Barbour County… Warning Continues Until 12:00 PM

CANCELED – Tornado Confirmed In Barbour County… Warning Continues Until 12:00 PM

| March 31, 2020 @ 11:43 am

AT 1141 AM CDT, A CONFIRMED TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR EUFAULA, MOVING
EAST AT 45 MPH.

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