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Dry Through Sunday; Rain Returns Early Next Week

Dry Through Sunday; Rain Returns Early Next Week

| March 21, 2019 @ 5:50 am

RADAR CHECK: A band of scattered light rain moved through North/Central Alabama early this morning during the pre-dawn hours; the precipitation has moved out of the state at daybreak. The sky becomes partly sunny today, and we project a high in the mid 60s this afternoon.

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Urban Cookhouse’s David And Andrea Snyder Are Concept Creators, Not Just Restaurant Owners

Urban Cookhouse’s David And Andrea Snyder Are Concept Creators, Not Just Restaurant Owners

| March 21, 2019 @ 5:00 am

In the past nine years, the couple launched two concepts and opened six restaurants.

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No Longer Will Tropical Systems Be Named Florence And Michael

No Longer Will Tropical Systems Be Named Florence And Michael

| March 20, 2019 @ 9:44 pm

The Atlantic Basin will no longer be threatened by any tropical systems named Florence or Michael.

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A Few Sprinkles Late Tonight, Otherwise Dry Through Sunday

A Few Sprinkles Late Tonight, Otherwise Dry Through Sunday

| March 20, 2019 @ 3:15 pm

SEVERE CLEAR: The last few hours of winter are bringing some delightful weather for Alabama; sunshine in full supply with temperatures in the 60s this afternoon. Spring will officially arrive at 4:58p CDT.

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Near Maximum Sunshine At Midday, A Few Showers Possible Later Tonight

Near Maximum Sunshine At Midday, A Few Showers Possible Later Tonight

| March 20, 2019 @ 12:26 pm

It’s very hard to spot any clouds in Central Alabama as we have made it to the midday hour on Wednesday, but if you squint your eyes really hard, there are a couple of very small clouds in the central parts of the area.

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A Few Sprinkles Possible Late Tonight

A Few Sprinkles Possible Late Tonight

| March 20, 2019 @ 5:48 am

STILL DRY TODAY: Our weather stays dry today; the sky will be partly to mostly sunny with a high between 65 and 68 degrees. Clouds will move in tonight, and we will mention the chance of a few sprinkles, or patches of light rain, after midnight over the northern third of the state. Rain amounts, if any, should be light and spotty.

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On This Day In Alabama History: East Alabama Male College Transferred To State

On This Day In Alabama History: East Alabama Male College Transferred To State

| March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Old Main was the center of learning at East Alabama Male College (now Auburn University) until it burned in 1887. Samford Hall, which replaced it, was named for William J. Samford, Alabama’s 31st governor.

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How You Can Help Fight Human Trafficking

How You Can Help Fight Human Trafficking

| March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Regions Bank is among companies training employees to look for signs.

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Alabama Power, Employees Continue To Support Lee County Tornado Relief

Alabama Power, Employees Continue To Support Lee County Tornado Relief

| March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Power crews were able to quickly restore power in Lee County but the damage to lives and property will take much longer to repair.

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Birmingham Area Students, Adults, Agencies Join Forces For Valley Creek Renew Our Rivers Cleanup

Birmingham Area Students, Adults, Agencies Join Forces For Valley Creek Renew Our Rivers Cleanup

| March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Volunteers hit the streets in four locations in Jefferson County to remove trash before it flows into the creek.

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Alabama Coach Nick Saban To Speak At Boy Scouts Luncheon In Birmingham

Alabama Coach Nick Saban To Speak At Boy Scouts Luncheon In Birmingham

| March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The Crimson Tide football coach is the keynote speaker at the annual fundraiser.

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Another Chilly Night Ahead

Another Chilly Night Ahead

| March 19, 2019 @ 3:18 pm

DRY/COOL AFTERNOON: With a good supply of sunshine, temperatures are generally in the 58-62 degree range across the northern half of Alabama this afternoon. The air is very dry, and tonight will be clear and cold again. A freeze warning is in effect for a decent part of North Alabama once again, for areas generally north of a line from Winfield to Oneonta to Gadsden to Weiss Lake.

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Freeze Warnings Again Tonight for North and North Central Alabama

Freeze Warnings Again Tonight for North and North Central Alabama

| March 19, 2019 @ 2:59 pm

Prepare for below freezing temperatures again tonight in the warning area.

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Absolutely Beautiful Outside At Midday

Absolutely Beautiful Outside At Midday

| March 19, 2019 @ 12:57 pm

We have very little in the way of clouds in the sky across Central Alabama at midday, as sunshine and blue skies are the main story at 12:40 pm.

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Generally Dry Weather Through The Weekend

Generally Dry Weather Through The Weekend

| March 19, 2019 @ 5:46 am

DRY: Look for a sunny sky across Alabama today… REST OF THE WEEK: Tomorrow morning will be cold again with a low in the 30s; the day will be partly to mostly sunny with a high in the mid 60s. Clouds increase tomorrow night, and a few sprinkles are possible over the northwest part of the state, but the air will be pretty dry and most communities won’t see any rain at all.

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On This Day In Alabama History: John Hall Buchanan Jr. Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: John Hall Buchanan Jr. Was Born

| March 19, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Born on this day, John Hall Buchanan Jr. was a Republican representative in Congress from 1965 to 1981.

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