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The Heat Is On

The Heat Is On

| July 13, 2020 @ 2:22 pm

MOSTLY DRY THROUGH WEDNESDAY: A few tiny showers are on radar across Alabama this afternoon, but you could count them on one hand, and they are only lasting about 10-15 minutes. Otherwise, the sky is partly to mostly sunny with temperatures generally in the 88-93 degree range. Tonight will be mostly fair and humid.

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Hottest Week So Far This Year

Hottest Week So Far This Year

| July 13, 2020 @ 5:46 am

FOGGY START: A dense fog advisory is in effect for much of Central Alabama this morning; visibilities are quite restricted in some areas. The fog will dissipate by mid-morning. We note some rain over Mobile and Baldwin counties at daybreak today, but most of the state is dry, and we expect much calmer weather today with a good supply of sunshine. Odds of an afternoon shower today are very small (10 percent or less over the northern half of the state for any one given point), and the high will be in the low 90s, right at seasonal averages.

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Mostly Dry Tomorrow; A Few Strong Storms Possible Sunday

Mostly Dry Tomorrow; A Few Strong Storms Possible Sunday

| July 10, 2020 @ 3:24 pm

QUIET AFTERNOON: As expected, there is very little on radar across Alabama this afternoon. The sky is partly to mostly sunny, and temperatures are mostly in the low 90s, right at seasonal averages for mid-July. There are a handful of showers over the southern half of the state, and they will dissipate once the sun goes down.

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Rising Heat Levels; Strong Storms Sunday

Rising Heat Levels; Strong Storms Sunday

| July 10, 2020 @ 5:51 am

HOT, HUMID SUMMER WEATHER: Look for a high in the low 90s today, and mid 90s tomorrow as heat levels continue to rise across Alabama. The sky will be partly sunny both days, and while showers and thunderstorms are possible, they will be few and far between. Then, on Sunday, a surface boundary will slice into the hot, humid, unstable air, and will set the stage for strong, possibly severe thunderstorms.

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Hotter Weather For Alabama In The Days Ahead

Hotter Weather For Alabama In The Days Ahead

| July 9, 2020 @ 3:18 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, scattered showers are fewer in number across Alabama this afternoon; the sky is partly sunny with temperatures mostly in the mid to upper 80s. Scattered showers and storms will end late tonight as the air cools and becomes more stable.

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Hot, Humid Weekend With Scattered Storms

Hot, Humid Weekend With Scattered Storms

| July 3, 2020 @ 3:11 pm

**No Weather Xtreme video this afternoon; we are on a holiday schedule** RADAR CHECK: We have your classic case of random, scattered showers and thunderstorms across Alabama on this early July afternoon. Storm are moving slowly to the southwest, and some are producing very heavy rain, gusty winds, and lots of lightning. Away from the […]

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Hot, Humid Weekend Ahead With A Few Scattered Storms

Hot, Humid Weekend Ahead With A Few Scattered Storms

| July 3, 2020 @ 5:33 am

HOT, HUIMD SUMMER WEATHER: The weather looks pretty routine for the holiday weekend across Alabama with hot, humid days, a partly sunny sky, and the risk of a “pop up” type thunderstorm during the afternoon and evening hours, generally between 1:00 and 9:00 p.m. Odds of any one spot getting wet today are only 10-20 percent, around 30 percent tomorrow, and 40 percent Sunday. The afternoon storms will be random and scattered, no way of knowing in advance exactly when and where they pop up.

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Hot, Humid Days With A Few Storms

Hot, Humid Days With A Few Storms

| July 2, 2020 @ 3:12 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, showers and storms are fewer in number across Alabama this afternoon. In fact, much of the state is enjoying a mostly sunny sky with temperatures generally between 86 and 89 degrees at mid-afternoon. There are a few isolated showers over the eastern half of the state… those will end once the sun goes down.

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Sun, Heat, Storms Through The Weekend

Sun, Heat, Storms Through The Weekend

| June 30, 2020 @ 3:18 pm

RADAR CHECK: Most of the thunderstorms over Alabama at mid-afternoon are over the eastern half of the state, and some of those are very strong with gusty winds and small hail. They are moving along at a pretty good clip, so no flooding issues have been reported so far. Away from those storms, the sky is partly sunny with temperatures in the 87-90 degree range.

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Hot, Muggy Summer Weather With Scattered Storms

Hot, Muggy Summer Weather With Scattered Storms

| June 29, 2020 @ 3:19 pm

RADAR CHECK: Scattered showers and thunderstorms have formed across Alabama this afternoon as expected. They moving slowly to the east, and producing heavy rain, gusty winds, and lots of lightning. Some of the heavier storms are over the Tennessee Valley of North Alabama. Away from the thunderstorms, some some places this is the hottest day so far this year. Birmingham hit 93 degrees at 2p CT; other communities are in the low 90s as well.

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Sun, Heat, Scattered Storms

Sun, Heat, Scattered Storms

| June 29, 2020 @ 5:43 am

SUMMERTIME WEATHER: The weather pattern looks very typical for late June and early July in Alabama this week. The main jet stream will remain well to the north of the state, and we are in a very humid, tropical airmass. Each day this week we expect a partly sunny sky, and as the summer heat develops during the day, the air becomes buoyant by afternoon, opening the door for showers and thunderstorms to develop.

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Heat Levels Rising; Very Few Showers Through Sunday

Heat Levels Rising; Very Few Showers Through Sunday

| June 19, 2020 @ 5:49 am

HOTTER AFTERNOONS: Heat levels will be creeping up in coming days as an upper ridge builds across the Deep South. We project a high in the 87-90 degree range today, followed by 90-93 degree heat over the weekend. Look for mostly sunny days and fair nights; an afternoon shower or two can’t be ruled out, but odds of any one spot getting wet are only 10 percent tomorrow and Sunday.

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