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Ian’s Rapid Strengthening Trend Has Started This Evening

Ian’s Rapid Strengthening Trend Has Started This Evening

| September 25, 2022 @ 7:13 pm

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 60 mph (95 km/h) with higher gusts. Additional strengthening is forecast tonight, followed by more rapid strengthening on Monday and Tuesday. Ian is forecast to become a hurricane on Monday and a major hurricane on Tuesday.

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EXPIRED Severe T-Storm Warning — Parts of Jackson Co. Until 7 pm

EXPIRED Severe T-Storm Warning — Parts of Jackson Co. Until 7 pm

| September 25, 2022 @ 6:31 pm

At 626 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of Huntland, or 11 miles south of Winchester, moving southeast at 15 mph.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Recipe: Pimento Cheese Cornbread

Alabama NewsCenter — Recipe: Pimento Cheese Cornbread

| September 25, 2022 @ 6:00 pm

The trick to getting that golden brown, crispy crust on your cornbread is preheating the cast-iron skillet you are going to bake it in.

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4 p.m. Update: Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Lower Florida Keys

4 p.m. Update: Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Lower Florida Keys

| September 25, 2022 @ 4:05 pm

The GFS has shifted a little further east, which seems to make sense and the official track is now solidly in Apalachee Bay.

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Afternoon Update on Ian:  NOAA Hurricane Hunters Enroute to Investigate Ian

Afternoon Update on Ian: NOAA Hurricane Hunters Enroute to Investigate Ian

| September 25, 2022 @ 3:47 pm

Still waiting on Ian to intensify and that may be imminent with convection starting to grown around the center.

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Noon Update:  Showers and Storms Pushing Southeast Ahead of Front; Ian Still Poised to be Major Hurricane in Gulf

Noon Update: Showers and Storms Pushing Southeast Ahead of Front; Ian Still Poised to be Major Hurricane in Gulf

| September 25, 2022 @ 12:33 pm

A few showers and thunderstorms are pushing southeastward across Alabama this afternoon ahead of a front that will usher in drier and cooler air for the start of the new workweek.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Is your child’s car seat installed and fastened properly?

Alabama NewsCenter — Is your child’s car seat installed and fastened properly?

| September 25, 2022 @ 10:00 am

Every three hours, a child dies in the United States because of injuries sustained in car crashes. The fatalities are often the result of a car seat improperly used or installed.

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7 a.m. Update on Ian:  Ian will be Major Hurricane Over Eastern Gulf of Mexico

7 a.m. Update on Ian: Ian will be Major Hurricane Over Eastern Gulf of Mexico

| September 25, 2022 @ 7:03 am

Ian is expected to rapidly intensify starting later today or tonight and will be a major hurricane over the eastern Gulf of Mexico.

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Sunday Weather Video:  All Eyes on Ian

Sunday Weather Video: All Eyes on Ian

| September 25, 2022 @ 6:28 am

Rain and storms today are thanks to a cold front that will bring cooler and drier air to Alabama through midweek. The forecast for Thursday and Friday hinges on the future track of Ian, still a disorganized storm in the northwestern Caribbean.

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