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Cold Front Moving Into North Alabama; Lower Humidity Tomorrow

Cold Front Moving Into North Alabama; Lower Humidity Tomorrow

| September 4, 2020 @ 3:23 pm

RADAR CHECK: A few showers and storms have formed over far North Alabama along a southward moving cold front, otherwise most of the state is hot and dry with a good supply of sunshine. Temperatures are mostly in the low 90s, but we are seeing some mid 90s over the western counties of the state. The front will move through the northern half of the state tonight, but other than the Tennessee Valley it will pass through in mostly dry fashion.

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Showers Remain Very Isolated Through Saturday

Showers Remain Very Isolated Through Saturday

| September 2, 2020 @ 2:47 pm

**No afternoon Weather Xtreme video today** RADAR CHECK: As expected, there is nothing on radar across Alabama as of mid-afternoon. The sky is partly to mostly sunny, and temperatures are mostly in the 87-90 degree range. A rogue shower can’t be totally ruled out over the next few hours, but most places will remain dry. […]

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Showers Few And Far Between Through Saturday

Showers Few And Far Between Through Saturday

| September 2, 2020 @ 5:49 am

QUIET PATTERN: A strengthening upper ridge will bring a pretty quiet weather pattern to Alabama through the beginning of the holiday weekend. We are expecting mostly sunny days and fair nights, and any afternoon showers will be very isolated. Odds of any one spot getting wet are only 10-20 percent each afternoon. Temperatures will heat up; highs will be mostly in the low 90s through Friday.

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Severe Storms Possible Over North Alabama Tomorrow

Severe Storms Possible Over North Alabama Tomorrow

| August 27, 2020 @ 5:54 am

QUIET MORNING: While Hurricane Laura is moving northward well to the west of Alabama, our weather is quiet this morning. A decent part of the day will be dry with a partly sunny sky, but we do expect a few scattered showers and thunderstorms by mid to late afternoon into tonight. But the direct wind and rain associated with Laura will remain well to the west of Alabama. Today will be hot and humid with a high between 89 and 93 degrees for most communities.

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Laura Makes Landfall Tonight; Rain Increasing Over Alabama Friday

Laura Makes Landfall Tonight; Rain Increasing Over Alabama Friday

| August 26, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

QUIET AFTERNOON: As expected, showers are very isolated across Alabama today. The sky is partly sunny, and temperatures are mostly in the upper 80s and low 90s. We do note a big flooding event unfolded this morning over Northwest Alabama; parts of Franklin County had over 6 inches of rain, and a flash flood emergency was issued by NWS Huntsville for a while. That large rain mass diminished and drifted into Tennessee later in the morning.

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Hot, Mostly Dry Weekend Weather Ahead

Hot, Mostly Dry Weekend Weather Ahead

| August 7, 2020 @ 3:09 pm

RADAR CHECK: Again this afternoon we have a few small, isolated showers and thunderstorms across the northern half of Alabama, generally near I-59 from near Tuscaloosa to Fort Payne. These are moving very little, and will dissipate tonight once the sun sets. Otherwise, the sky is mostly sunny across Alabama with temperatures between 89 and 94 degrees for most communities.

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Sun And Scattered Storms Over The Weekend

Sun And Scattered Storms Over The Weekend

| July 24, 2020 @ 3:36 pm

CLASSIC SUMMER WEATHER CONTINUES: A very humid, tropical airmass lingers over Alabama today, and we have scattered showers and thunderstorms in progress. They are most numerous over the southern half of the state at mid-afternoon, but should increase over the northern counties through the evening hours in the unstable air. Temperatures are generally in the mid to upper 80s; the average high for Birmingham on July 24 is 91. Showers and storms will fade late tonight as the air cools and becomes more stable.

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Hanna Headed For Texas; Scattered Storms For Alabama Later Today

Hanna Headed For Texas; Scattered Storms For Alabama Later Today

| July 24, 2020 @ 5:55 am

MUGGY SUMMER DAYS: Humid weather will continue across Alabama through the weekend; look for a mix of sun and clouds each day with the typical round of “scattered, mostly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms” on a daily basis. Odds of any one spot getting wet each afternoon through Sunday will be around 30 percent, and highs will be close to 90 degrees. The average high for Birmingham on July 24 is 91.

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Sun And Scattered Thunderstorms

Sun And Scattered Thunderstorms

| July 23, 2020 @ 3:19 pm

RADAR CHECK: So far today, most of the showers and storms across Alabama have been over the southern half of the state. North Alabama is mostly sunny with temperatures in the low 90s, right at seasonal averages for late July. Some of the showers over South Alabama will work their way northward this evening before dissipating.

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Scattered Storms This Afternoon; Tropical Depression In The Gulf

Scattered Storms This Afternoon; Tropical Depression In The Gulf

| July 23, 2020 @ 5:54 am

CLASSIC SUMMER WEATHER CONTINUES: The overall weather situation won’t change much for Alabama through the weekend. An upper ridge will remain parked over the southern U.S… meaning partly sunny, hot, humid days with “scattered, mostly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms” on a daily basis. Most of them will come from about 1:00 until 9:00 p.m… and odds of any one spot getting wet will remain around 30 percent through Sunday. Afternoon highs will be between 91 and 95 degrees for most communities. Just what you expect in late July around here.

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