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Long Stretch Of Dry Weather Ahead For Alabama

Long Stretch Of Dry Weather Ahead For Alabama

| November 21, 2017 @ 3:14 pm

NO RAIN THROUGH SUNDAY: A dry airmass will remain over Alabama through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. A new surge of cooler air dips into the state tomorrow, dropping highs into the upper 50s, and pushing the low down to near freezing by daybreak Thursday morning. But, the basic pattern won’t change. Mostly sunny pleasant days, fair chilly nights.

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Clouds In The East But Mainly Really Nice Out There At Midday

Clouds In The East But Mainly Really Nice Out There At Midday

| November 21, 2017 @ 1:01 pm

So far as we approach the 1:00 PM hour in Central Alabama, a good bit of the central and western parts of the area are experiencing maximum sunshine, while the eastern parts have partly to mostly cloudy skies.

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No Rain Through The Weekend For Alabama

No Rain Through The Weekend For Alabama

| November 21, 2017 @ 6:24 am

The colder temperatures are generally west of I-65… clouds over East Alabama are keeping temperatures a bit warmer. Today will be another dry day with a partly to mostly sunny sky; the high will be in the 62-65 degree range this afternoon. The average high for Birmingham on November 21 is 63.

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Dry Through The Weekend; Cool Days, Chilly Nights

Dry Through The Weekend; Cool Days, Chilly Nights

| November 20, 2017 @ 2:59 pm

HIGH CLOUDS: High cirrus clouds are over Alabama today filtering the sunshine; below those clouds the air is very dry, and temperatures are in the 50s. Tonight will be mostly fair and not as cold as last night; temperatures will be mostly in the 35-40 degree range early tomorrow morning, but colder pockets could see another freeze.

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Are You “Cirrus” It’s Still Cool Outside At Midday?

Are You “Cirrus” It’s Still Cool Outside At Midday?

| November 20, 2017 @ 12:19 pm

We have a good supply of sunshine across Central Alabama as we have reached the noon hour on this fine Monday, with only some whispy cirrus clouds filtering the sun’s rays just a little.

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Dry With Cool Days and Chilly Nights

Dry With Cool Days and Chilly Nights

| November 20, 2017 @ 6:37 am

SUB-FREEZING START: This is the first widespread freeze of the season for much of Alabama, and wraps up the 2017 growing season. Some temperatures around daybreak… Black Creek 21 Russellville 21 Cottondale 23 Valley Head 23 Cullman 24 Haleyville 24 Pell City 25 Gadsden 25 Concord 25 Coker 27 Bessemer 27 Selma 27 Prattville 27 […]

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Freeze Warning for Monday Morning

Freeze Warning for Monday Morning

| November 19, 2017 @ 6:43 am

Temperatures today about 20 degrees below the highs of Saturday, but we will see plenty of sunshine. Breezy conditions continue until early afternoon. A freeze warning is in effect for Monday morning for nearly all of Alabama. Temperatures will warm somewhat for the rest of the week as we stay dry for Thanksgiving.

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Severe Weather Threat Has Ended For North/Central Alabama

Severe Weather Threat Has Ended For North/Central Alabama

| November 18, 2017 @ 8:29 pm

The isolated severe weather threat has ended for all of Central Alabama, but we could still see wind gusts of 40-50 MPH along and ahead of the squall line that may continue to bring down trees and power lines.

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Freeze Watch Issued For Central Alabama For Sunday Night & Monday Morning

Freeze Watch Issued For Central Alabama For Sunday Night & Monday Morning

| November 18, 2017 @ 3:38 pm

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Freeze Watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
morning.

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A Quick Update On Our Weather Situation At 2:20 PM

A Quick Update On Our Weather Situation At 2:20 PM

| November 18, 2017 @ 2:21 pm

At this point across North/Central Alabama, there is not very much going on but a few sprinkles showing up on radar at the moment, but activity will be picking up later this afternoon.

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Wind Advisory Issued For Parts of Central Alabama Until 3:00 AM Sunday

Wind Advisory Issued For Parts of Central Alabama Until 3:00 AM Sunday

| November 18, 2017 @ 10:20 am

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 3:00 AM CST Sunday.

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Updated Severe Weather Outlook For Today

Updated Severe Weather Outlook For Today

| November 18, 2017 @ 9:59 am

SPC has now introduced a Slight Risk for severe storms for parts of North Alabama, and extended the Marginal Risk a little farther south into parts of Central Alabama that includes Jefferson County.

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Rain Chances Afternoon and Evening Then Dry

Rain Chances Afternoon and Evening Then Dry

| November 18, 2017 @ 6:57 am

A cold front with the potential for some showers and isolated thunderstorms will move through Alabama later today and overnight with rain chances diminishing rapidly by sunrise Sunday. It will be much colder Sunday with highs in the 50s. Morning lows Monday will be into the lower and middle 30s.

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Rain At Times This Weekend; Colder Sunday

Rain At Times This Weekend; Colder Sunday

| November 17, 2017 @ 3:21 pm

COLD FRONT ON THE WAY: With a good supply of sunshine, temperatures are in the 67-70 degree range this afternoon across North/Central Alabama. Clouds will increase across Alabama tonight ahead of an approaching cold front.

A band of showers and storms will pass through the state tomorrow afternoon and tomorrow night; the main window for rain will come from 12:00 noon through 12:00 midnight.

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A Great Midday For Central Alabama, Rain Returns For Saturday

A Great Midday For Central Alabama, Rain Returns For Saturday

| November 17, 2017 @ 12:29 pm

We’ll continue to have mostly clear to clear skies across Central Alabama for the remainder of the daytime and early evening hours.

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Cold Front Moves Through Tomorrow Night

Cold Front Moves Through Tomorrow Night

| November 17, 2017 @ 4:14 am

COLD START: Temperatures are at or below freezing in a few spots over North Alabama early this morning, with most places in the 35-40 degree range. We warm nicely today with ample sunshine along with a high in the upper 60s. Clouds move in tonight ahead of the approaching cold front. THE WEEKEND: Showers and […]

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Cold Tonight; Some Rain By The Weekend

Cold Tonight; Some Rain By The Weekend

| November 16, 2017 @ 3:34 pm

SCATTERED FROST EARLY TOMORROW: With a clear sky and a light wind, temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 30s early tomorrow across much of North/Central Alabama with potential for scattered light frost. Then, during the day tomorrow, we warm nicely as temperatures rise into the 67-70 degree range with a good supply of sunshine.

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At A Little Later Than Midday, Skies Clearing Out Across Central Alabama

At A Little Later Than Midday, Skies Clearing Out Across Central Alabama

| November 16, 2017 @ 1:47 pm

For the most part across Central Alabama, we have mostly clear skies as we make the approach to the 2:00 PM hour, with some cloud cover over the southwestern corner of the area.

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Unhealthy Air Quality Across & South Of The Birmingham Metropolitan Area This Morning

Unhealthy Air Quality Across & South Of The Birmingham Metropolitan Area This Morning

| November 16, 2017 @ 9:30 am

Air Quality Index for today is currently at 57 (Code Yellow) for the city of Birmingham as of the latest reading, but earlier this morning, the index was as high as 161, putting that in a Code Red situation.

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Rain Returns Over The Weekend

Rain Returns Over The Weekend

| November 16, 2017 @ 6:29 am

DRY THROUGH TOMORROW: With a good supply of sunshine today, we project a high in the mid to upper 60s today, not far from the average high of 65 for November 16. Tonight will be fair and cold; temperatures early tomorrow will dip into the 30s in many places setting up the chance of some scattered light frost. Then, tomorrow will be another sunny, pleasant day with a high between 67 and 70 degrees.

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Rain Returns This Weekend

Rain Returns This Weekend

| November 15, 2017 @ 3:44 pm

RADAR CHECK: An approaching cold front is pushing clouds into North Alabama this afternoon, and we have a few sprinkles on radar over the Tennessee Valley. We will maintain the chance of widely scattered showers this evening over the northern quarter of the state, otherwise dry tonight with mid/high level clouds.

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Clouds Moving In At Midday… Could We See Some Sprinkles Tonight?

Clouds Moving In At Midday… Could We See Some Sprinkles Tonight?

| November 15, 2017 @ 12:01 pm

We have some clouds moving in from the northwest as a cold front is making its way towards Central Alabama.

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Showers Arrive This Weekend; Then Colder

Showers Arrive This Weekend; Then Colder

| November 15, 2017 @ 6:31 am

MOSTLY DRY THROUGH FRIDAY: We will see an increase in clouds across the northern half of Alabama later today and tonight ahead of a cold front, but for most of the state, it will pass through in dry fashion. We will mention just the chance of a few isolated showers over the Tennessee Valley this afternoon and early tonight, but rain amounts there will be very light, and very spotty. The high today will be in the mid 60s for most communities.

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Dry Through Friday; Some Rain Over The Weekend

Dry Through Friday; Some Rain Over The Weekend

| November 14, 2017 @ 3:32 pm

BAMA BOOM: Still no explanation for the “Bama Boom” heard across much of North/Central Alabama around 1:45. So far, reports are from Blount, Jefferson, Walker, Cullman, Talladega, Calhoun, Clay, Winston, Randolph, Tuscaloosa, and St. Clair counties. No explanation from USGS, NOAA, or EMA. Should be hearing from NASA in Huntsville shortly to see if it was a meteor entering the earth’s atmosphere.

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Maximum Sunshine At Midday Tuesday Across Central Alabama

Maximum Sunshine At Midday Tuesday Across Central Alabama

| November 14, 2017 @ 11:41 am

Looking at the latest visible satellite image across the southeastern United States, all of Central Alabama can enjoy maximum sunshine at this point.

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Dry Through Friday; Some Rain By The Weekend

Dry Through Friday; Some Rain By The Weekend

| November 14, 2017 @ 6:26 am

CHILLY MORNING: Our Skywatcher at Black Creek, just northeast of Gadsden, reports 31 degrees early this morning with frost. Most spots are in the upper 30s and low 40s ,and the sky is clear. Today will be much like yesterday, with a good supply of sunshine we rise into the mid 60s this afternoon.

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Dry Through Friday; Pleasant Days and Chilly Nights

Dry Through Friday; Pleasant Days and Chilly Nights

| November 13, 2017 @ 3:27 pm

BLUE SKY AND SUNSHINE: Temperatures are in the 60s across North/Central Alabama this afternoon with a sun filled sky. It is cooler over the Tennessee Valley of far North Alabama, where readings are mostly in the 50s. Tonight will be clear and chilly… most places will see a low near 40 early tomorrow, but colder pockets head for the 30s.

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Clear And Cool Across Central Alabama At Midday

Clear And Cool Across Central Alabama At Midday

| November 13, 2017 @ 12:03 pm

Central Alabama is basking under bright sunshine as we make the approach to the midday hour, and that is helping these cooler temperatures feel a little warmer.

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Pleasant Days, Cool Nights

Pleasant Days, Cool Nights

| November 13, 2017 @ 6:28 am

FOGGY START: We have a Dense Fog Advisory up this morning for parts of Central and East Alabama, visibility is down to under a quarter of a mile in spots. Once the fog dissipates, the day should be sunny with a high in the mid 60s this afternoon.

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Cloudy, Cool, Sprinkles Possible

Cloudy, Cool, Sprinkles Possible

| November 12, 2017 @ 6:50 am

Low level moisture will keep us cloudy today along with the potential for some patchy drizzle or light rain. Clouds will limit the heating so look for highs today in the upper 50s. The weather pattern goes dry through much of the week ahead along with some warming with the next chance for rain coming late Friday.

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