Tag: warm

Severe Storms Possible Across Alabama Tomorrow

Severe Storms Possible Across Alabama Tomorrow

| January 2, 2023 @ 2:57 pm

SEVERE WEATHER THREAT TOMORROW: A dynamic weather system will bring the chance of strong to severe thunderstorms to Alabama tomorrow afternoon and evening. SPC maintains an “enhanced risk” (level 3/5) for much of Central and Southwest Alabama, for areas south of a line from Tuscaloosa to Birmingham to Opelika. A “sight risk” (level 2/5) covers the rest of the state.

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Warm Through The Weekend; Scattered Showers Around

Warm Through The Weekend; Scattered Showers Around

| December 8, 2022 @ 3:01 pm

RADAR CHECK: Most of Alabama is rain-free this afternoon… with a partly sunny sky temperatures are mostly in the mid to upper 70s… almost 20 degrees above average for December 8, and close to record values for the date. The sky will remain mostly fair tonight, but look out for for patchy dense fog again after midnight.

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Temperatures Remain Above Average Through The Weekend; Pattern Change Next Week

Temperatures Remain Above Average Through The Weekend; Pattern Change Next Week

| December 8, 2022 @ 5:34 am

FOGGY START: A dense fog advisory is in effect for all 67 Alabama counties early this morning; the fog will dissipate slowly by mid to late morning, giving way to a partly sunny, warm afternoon with a high between 75 and 79 degrees for most communities. Today’s record high in Birmingham is 79 set in 1978, and the average high for December 8 is 58.

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Warm Weather Continues; Pattern Flip About A Week Away

Warm Weather Continues; Pattern Flip About A Week Away

| December 7, 2022 @ 2:56 pm

RADAR CHECK: Scattered showers continue over the northern third of Alabama this afternoon where the sky is mostly cloudy… South Alabama is enjoying a partly to mostly sunny sky under an upper ridge. Temperatures remain well above average, and a few spots have reached the 80 degree mark. As of this writing, Birmingham’s high so far today is 74, well short of the record high of 80 for the date, set in 1951.

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Warm Weather Continues; Showers Over North Alabama

Warm Weather Continues; Showers Over North Alabama

| December 7, 2022 @ 5:38 am

RADAR CHECK: Scattered showers continue across the northern 2/3 of Alabama early this morning… the more numerous ones are over the Tennessee Valley. A few showers will remain possible through the day today, but the big story is the December warmth. The high this afternoon will be in the mid 70s in most places, about 15 degrees above average.

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Warm Days Through Friday; Cooler Over The Weekend

Warm Days Through Friday; Cooler Over The Weekend

| December 6, 2022 @ 3:28 pm

WARM DECEMBER WEATHER: The temperature has reached 80 degrees at Mobile and Evergreen at mid-afternoon…. elsewhere temperatures are mostly in the 70s with a mostly cloudy sky. We should note the average high for Birmingham on December 6 is 59. The sky is mostly cloudy across the state, but we are seeing only widely scattered showers over the northern counties.

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Cooler Tomorrow; Coldest Air So Far This Season By The Weekend

Cooler Tomorrow; Coldest Air So Far This Season By The Weekend

| November 8, 2022 @ 3:42 pm

ANOTHER WARM ONE: Temperatures are in the 80s across Alabama again this afternoon, about 15-20 degrees above average for early November, and at record levels. Birmingham’s high so far is 84, which ties the record for November 8 last set in 2005. Tuscaloosa has soared to 87 degrees. But, this will be the last day of the November heat wave… a dry, backdoor front will pass thorough tonight, pulling down colder air from the northeast.

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Record Warmth Possible Again Today; Much Cooler Tomorrow

Record Warmth Possible Again Today; Much Cooler Tomorrow

| November 8, 2022 @ 5:49 am

WARM: A strong upper ridge over Alabama will set the stage for another very warm November day… look for a high in the 81-85 degree range this afternoon, much like yesterday. New record highs could be established again with a partly to mostly sunny sky. An isolated shower or two can’t be ruled out this afternoon, but most places will be dry.

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Much Cooler Wednesday; Even Colder This Weekend

Much Cooler Wednesday; Even Colder This Weekend

| November 7, 2022 @ 2:59 pm

RECORD WARMTH: Birmingham reports 84 degrees at mid-afternoon… easily beating the old record high for November 7 of 82, set in 2005. Many other places are in the 80s across Alabama today, about 15 degrees above average for early November. We do note a few spotty showers on radar over the northern third of the state; those will fade after sunset.

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Record Warmth Possible Today/Tomorrow; Much Cooler Wednesday

Record Warmth Possible Today/Tomorrow; Much Cooler Wednesday

| November 7, 2022 @ 5:49 am

NOVEMBER WARMTH: We have a few spotty showers over North Alabama early this morning, but most of the state is dry with temperatures in the 60s. With a strong upper ridge overhead, we expect highs in the 80-84 degree range today and tomorrow, with new records very possible. Record highs at Birmingham are 82 today, and 84 tomorrow, both set in 2005. The average high today is 68, so these temperatures are around 15 degrees above average.

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Showers Return To Alabama Tomorrow; Afternoons Stay Warm

Showers Return To Alabama Tomorrow; Afternoons Stay Warm

| November 4, 2022 @ 3:29 pm

WARM NOVEMBER DAY: Temperatures are in the 76-81 degree range across Alabama this afternoon with a good supply of sunshine; the average high for Birmingham on November 4 is 69. Clouds will increase tonight ahead of a storm system that is producing severe thunderstorms well to the west today.

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Warm Again Today; Showers Return Tomorrow

Warm Again Today; Showers Return Tomorrow

| November 4, 2022 @ 5:44 am

ANOTHER WARM NOVEMBER DAY: With a mostly sunny sky, we project a high around 80 degrees this afternoon, 11 degrees above average, and within two degrees of the record high for November 4 at Birmingham, 82 set in 1909.

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Warm, Dry Weather Continues Tomorrow; Showers Arrive Saturday

Warm, Dry Weather Continues Tomorrow; Showers Arrive Saturday

| November 3, 2022 @ 2:53 pm

SUNNY NOVEMBER DAY: Temperatures are in the 75-80 degree range across Alabama this afternoon with a good supply of sunshine… tonight will be clear with a low in the 50s.

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Warm/Dry Through Tomorrow; Showers Return Saturday

Warm/Dry Through Tomorrow; Showers Return Saturday

| November 3, 2022 @ 5:45 am

BIG WARM-UP: We are starting off the day with a clear sky along with temperatures in the 40s and 50s. But expect a big warm-up today… the high will be around 80 degrees, which is eleven degrees above average (today’s average high at Birmingham is 69), and not too far from the record high of 84, last set in 2016.

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