Tag: clearing

Clearing Later Today; More Rain Arrives Tomorrow Night

Clearing Later Today; More Rain Arrives Tomorrow Night

| April 15, 2021 @ 5:48 am

RADAR CHECK: Rain and strong storms are moving along the Alabama Gulf Coast early this morning, and there is some patchy light rain over the northern counties as well. All of this rain will move out of the state by mid-morning, and the sky becomes partly to mostly sunny by late morning, and into the afternoon as drier air arrives. The high today will be in the 67-71 degree range.

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Clearing Later Today; Warming Trend Ahead

Clearing Later Today; Warming Trend Ahead

| February 19, 2021 @ 5:36 am

IMPROVING WEATHER: We expect a clearing sky for Alabama today as drier air works into the state, but temperatures will remain below average. Highs will be in the 40-45 degree range for most communities… the average high for Birmingham on February 19 is 60. Tonight will be clear and cold… we drop into the 17-25 degree range early tomorrow morning.

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Dry Tomorrow; A Few Showers Sunday

Dry Tomorrow; A Few Showers Sunday

| January 22, 2021 @ 3:16 pm

CLEARING: The sky has cleared over the northern third of the state this afternoon where the sun is out in full force, but clouds linger over the central and southern counties, where some scattered light rain is still in progress. Rain will end this evening, and the sky becomes mostly fair statewide tonight. There is a chance we see some dense fog after midnight with a clear sky, light wind, and wet ground.

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Clearing/Colder Today; More Rain Wednesday

Clearing/Colder Today; More Rain Wednesday

| December 14, 2020 @ 5:58 am

COLDER, DRIER: A large mass of rain has moved out of Alabama early this morning; it brought rain amounts of one to two inches to much of the state. A small, brief tornado apparently touch down shortly after 1:00 a.m. in Southwest Jefferson County near the Hoover/Bessemer line knocking down some trees and power lines.

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Clearing Tonight; Mostly Dry Weekend Ahead

Clearing Tonight; Mostly Dry Weekend Ahead

| December 4, 2020 @ 3:09 pm

RADAR CHECK: Most of the really significant rain has moved into Georgia this afternoon, but there is still some patchy drizzle over East Alabama under a cold core upper trough passing overheard. The sky is mostly cloudy, but the clearing process has started across parts of West and Southwest Alabama. The sky will clear statewide tonight.

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Clearing Today With Lower Humidity

Clearing Today With Lower Humidity

| November 12, 2020 @ 5:46 am

DRIER AIR MOVING IN: Clouds this morning across Alabama will give way to a sunny afternoon as dry air returns to the state. Humidity values will be noticeably lower than recent days. Tonight will be clear and cool with a low in the 40s, and tomorrow we will enjoy sunshine in full supply with a high at or just over 70 degrees.

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Improving Weather Today; Nice Weekend Ahead

Improving Weather Today; Nice Weekend Ahead

| October 29, 2020 @ 5:04 am

ROUGH NIGHT: As expected, we experienced a high impact, widespread wind event across Alabama last night and early this morning as Tropical Storm Zeta moved through. Winds gusted as high as 76 mph across Central Alabama, knocking down thousands of trees. As I write this early this morning, Alabama Power reports 494,000 customers without power, and that number will only rise in coming hours. Many trees came down on homes and cars, but to my knowledge there have been no serious injuries in Alabama.

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Lingering Light Rain Ends Soon; Dry Days Ahead

Lingering Light Rain Ends Soon; Dry Days Ahead

| September 17, 2020 @ 5:58 am

RADAR CHECK: We have some lingering light rain over parts of East and Central Alabama early this morning, but the main rain shield associated with the remnant circulation of Sally is over Georgia and the Carolinas. Rain will end this morning, and the sky becomes partly sunny this afternoon with a high in the low 80s.

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