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Hotter/Drier Weather Ahead For Alabama

Hotter/Drier Weather Ahead For Alabama

| September 1, 2020 @ 3:03 pm

RADAR CHECK: Scattered showers and thunderstorms are most active over the northern and eastern counties of Alabama this afternoon; like recent days the stronger storms are producing heavy rain, gusty winds, and frequent lightning. Away from the showers, the sky is partly sunny with temperatures not far from 90 degrees.

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Hotter Afternoons; Isolated Showers

Hotter Afternoons; Isolated Showers

| September 2, 2015 @ 6:19 am

MOISTURE LEVELS SLOWLY RISING: High resolution model data hints a few isolated showers could form during the afternoon and evening hours across Alabama today; chance of any one spot seeing one of them is about one in eight. Otherwise, today will be partly sunny with a high close to 90 degrees. Very possible Birmingham’s 17 […]

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Mostly Dry Through Thursday; Hotter

Mostly Dry Through Thursday; Hotter

| September 1, 2015 @ 3:29 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, not a single shower on radar across North/Central Alabama this afternoon. The sky is partly to mostly sunny, and temperatures are mostly in the mid to upper 80s. Looks like today will be the 17th consecutive day with a high below 90 degrees for Birmingham. TO THE SOUTH: The “ghost” of […]

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Mostly Dry Through Mid-Week

Mostly Dry Through Mid-Week

| August 31, 2015 @ 3:34 pm

RADAR CHECK: Showers are almost impossible to find on radar this afternoon across the great state of Alabama; a few isolated showers remain possible through the evening, but most communities will be rain-free. Temperatures are in the 80s; today is the 16th consecutive day with a high below 90 degrees at Birmingham. TOMORROW THROUGH FRIDAY: […]

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Heat Levels Rising This Weekend

Heat Levels Rising This Weekend

| August 7, 2015 @ 3:50 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, most of the showers and storms are over the southern half of Alabama this afternoon… Some sun is peeking through the clouds over North Alabama, with temperatures mostly in the 87-91 degree range. THE WEEKEND: Hot is the word. We reach the mid 90s tomorrow, followed by upper 90s Sunday with […]

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Heat Levels Rising This Weekend

Heat Levels Rising This Weekend

| July 24, 2015 @ 3:27 pm

RADAR CHECK: We have a few showers and thunderstorms across North and Central Alabama this afternoon, but they are widely scattered. Showers are moving southeast, and will dissipate after dark. Birmingham’s high so far today (as of 3:00) is 88… very possible today will be the second day in a row with a high below […]

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Showers Few And Far Between

Showers Few And Far Between

| July 7, 2015 @ 3:18 pm

RADAR CHECK: As expected, there just isn’t much on radar this afternoon thanks to an upper air high building across the Deep South. There are basically two showers in progress over the northern half of the state at 3:15 this afternoon… And, for the first time since June 29, Birmingham has reached 90 degrees this […]

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Hotter Afternoons, Fewer Showers

Hotter Afternoons, Fewer Showers

| July 6, 2015 @ 1:08 pm

CALMER WEATHER AHEAD: The persistent northwest flow aloft pattern that was over Alabama has broken down, and the weather will be calmer this week. The northwest flow brought a series of waves and boundaries down this way enhancing shower and thunderstorm formation, but now we have an upper ridge building in, and that will mean […]

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Trending Hotter and Drier

Trending Hotter and Drier

| July 6, 2015 @ 6:17 am

RADAR CHECK: The weather is pretty quiet at daybreak across Alabama; we note just a few small, isolated showers over the northeast counties of the state. Temperatures are mostly in the 67-72 degree range. THE DAY AHEAD: We will still mention the risk of a few scattered showers or storms this afternoon and early tonight, […]

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Hot Summer Weather Through The Weekend

Hot Summer Weather Through The Weekend

| August 20, 2014 @ 3:42 pm

An all new edition of the ABC 33/40 Weather Xtreme video is available in the player on the right sidebar of the blog. You can subscribe to the Weather Xtreme video on iTunes by clicking here. RADAR CHECK: As expected, storms this afternoon across Alabama are very isolated… There was a wet microburst with a […]

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Here Comes The Summer Heat

Here Comes The Summer Heat

| August 20, 2014 @ 6:11 am

An all new edition of the ABC 33/40 Weather Xtreme video is available in the player on the right sidebar of the blog. You can subscribe to the Weather Xtreme video on iTunes by clicking here. HOT IS THE WORD: An upper high will build across the Deep South in coming days, and will set […]

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Heat Levels Rising In Coming Days

Heat Levels Rising In Coming Days

| August 19, 2014 @ 3:38 pm

An all new edition of the ABC 33/40 Weather Xtreme video is available in the player on the right sidebar of the blog. You can subscribe to the Weather Xtreme video on iTunes by clicking here. SUMMER HEAT FINALLY ARRIVING: This summer has featured below average temperatures, and a number of mornings with record lows […]

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