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Windy/Much Cooler Today

Windy/Much Cooler Today

| May 6, 2020 @ 5:40 am

COOL MAY DAY: Following a cold front that passed through the state last night, today will be noticeably cooler with a high between 65 and 70 degrees. A strong north wind will develop during the day, averaging 15-30 mph with gusts to 35; a wind advisory is in effect for much of the state. Some clouds will move down into North Alabama this afternoon, but the day will be dry. South Alabama will enjoy sunshine in full supply.

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Showers/Storms This Evening; Much Cooler Tomorrow

Showers/Storms This Evening; Much Cooler Tomorrow

| May 5, 2020 @ 3:11 pm

RADAR CHECK: Showers and thunderstorms continue to increase across North Alabama this afternoon ahead of a cold front. These will drop southward in coming hours, and will be capable of producing small hail and strong gusty winds. SPC maintains a low end, “marginal risk” (level 1/5) of severe thunderstorms for roughly the northern third of the state through the evening hours.

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Potentially Dangerous Severe Weather Setup Sunday

Potentially Dangerous Severe Weather Setup Sunday

| April 10, 2020 @ 6:00 am

QUIET THROUGH TOMORROW: A cooler airmass will drop into Alabama today; look for sunshine in full force with a high between 60 and 65. The average high for Birmingham on April 10 is 73. Tonight will be clear… we project a low early tomorrow in the 36-44 degree range. Colder pockets across North/Central Alabama could see a touch of light frost. Then, during the day tomorrow, the sky will remain mostly sunny with a high in the low 70s. Clouds will increase tomorrow night.

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Cooler Today; Some Rain At Times

Cooler Today; Some Rain At Times

| March 13, 2020 @ 5:50 am

COLD FRONT DRIFTING SOUTHWARD: A cold front is pushing into far North Alabama early this morning; a band of light rain continues ahead of the front over the northern third of the state. The front will drift down into the central counties by afternoon; the day will be cloudy with a few periods of light rain. Temperatures will fall slowly through the 60s today… some communities across the Tennessee Valley could reach the upper 50s by afternoon, considerably cooler than yesterday, when some places saw 80 degree warmth.

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A Little Cooler Today; Much Colder Next Week

A Little Cooler Today; Much Colder Next Week

| January 16, 2020 @ 5:47 am

COOLER, BRIGHTER TODAY: A cold front is passing through Central Alabama early this morning; a band of showers ahead of the front is pushing into the southern part of the state. Morning clouds should give way to a partly sunny afternoon, and the high today will be in the 58-62 degree range, a little cooler than recent days. Showers this afternoon should be confined to far South Alabama, and temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 30s early tomorrow morning.

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Cooler, Drier  Air Arrives Today

Cooler, Drier Air Arrives Today

| December 30, 2019 @ 5:40 am

BRIGHTER, COOLER DAY: Following rain and thunderstorms last night, cooler and drier air returns to Alabama today. We expect a good supply of sunshine with a high in the 55-59 degree range over the northern half of the state; the average high at Birmingham for December 30 is 54. The weather will stay cool and dry tomorrow and Wednesday with highs in the 50s and lows in the 30s.

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Rain Returns Saturday Night

Rain Returns Saturday Night

| November 27, 2019 @ 3:30 pm

DRY AIR HAS RETURNED: Following the rain and storms of last night and early this morning, we now have a sunny sky over almost all of Alabama. There is a big temperature spread; many places have reached the 70s over the southern two-thirds of the state, but we are seeing 50s over the northwest counties of the state as colder air is pouring in. Tonight will be clear and colder; most places will drop into the 36-42 degree range early tomorrow morning.

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Rain Returns Saturday

Rain Returns Saturday

| October 16, 2019 @ 3:24 pm

CLEARING: The sky is clearing across Alabama this afternoon as dry air blows into the state; most communities will drop into the 40-45 degree range early tomorrow, with 30s for colder pockets. Tomorrow and Friday will be delightful fall days with lots of sunshine, low humidity and chilly nights. The high tomorrow will be in the upper 60s, followed by low 70s Friday.

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Big Weather Changes Ahead For Alabama

Big Weather Changes Ahead For Alabama

| October 11, 2019 @ 3:25 pm

A strong cold front, which represents the leading edge of the coolest air so far this season, is near the northwest corner of Alabama this afternoon.

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Showers Linger Over East Alabama

Showers Linger Over East Alabama

| October 7, 2019 @ 3:35 pm

BIG CHANGE: Temperatures are in the 70-75 degree range over most of North and Central Alabama this afternoon; just five days ago they were near 100 degrees at this hour of the day. Showers linger over the eastern counties of the state; the western half oF Alabama is generally dry after the morning rain ahead of the cold front. Parts of the Tennessee Valley were really soaked this morning; one observer reported 2.39″ at Hartselle, in Morgan County.

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