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Tropical Storm Fay Forms Off the Coast of North Carolina

Tropical Storm Fay Forms Off the Coast of North Carolina

| July 9, 2020 @ 5:20 pm

A tropical storm warning has been issued for the coasts of New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut, including Long Island.

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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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Only A Few Showers Out There At Midday

Only A Few Showers Out There At Midday

| July 9, 2020 @ 12:33 pm

As of 12:20 pm, we only have a few isolated showers showing up on radar mainly over Walker County and the western parts of Jefferson County.

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Heat Levels Rising In Coming Days

Heat Levels Rising In Coming Days

| July 9, 2020 @ 5:53 am

TRENDING HOTTER: We will have scattered showers and thunderstorms around in the humid, tropical air over Alabama today and tomorrow, but they should be more scattered in nature as the air aloft becomes warmer, and stability values increase. Look for a partly sunny sky both days with a high close to 90 today, followed by low 90s tomorrow. Odds of any one spot getting wet today is 30/40 percent, and closer to 25 percent tomorrow.

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Auburn Student, 19, Succeeds in Business Venture Despite Lockdown

Auburn Student, 19, Succeeds in Business Venture Despite Lockdown

| July 8, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Brock Murphy was enjoying spring break on the Gulf Coast with friends, briefly leaving behind the worries of starting a new business.

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Showers/Storms Becoming A Bit More Scattered Tomorrow/Friday

Showers/Storms Becoming A Bit More Scattered Tomorrow/Friday

| July 8, 2020 @ 3:16 pm

RADAR CHECK: In the tropical air over Alabama we have a number of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon, some producing heavy amounts of rain. Showers over the Tennessee Valley of North Alabama are moving very little, while the rain bands over the central counties are moving eastward. They will persist into the night.

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Valentino the Goat is Once Again Getting His Kicks at Clanton Farm

Valentino the Goat is Once Again Getting His Kicks at Clanton Farm

| July 8, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

Whenever a new animal arrives at Serenity Animal Farm in Clanton, Mark Bagley waits until he gets to know the animal’s personality before naming it.

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Muggy with Showers & Storms Exiting; More On The Way

Muggy with Showers & Storms Exiting; More On The Way

| July 8, 2020 @ 12:45 pm

At 12:30 pm: Showers & storms are exiting the area in the east and moving into Georgia while another cluster of storms looks to move into the western and southwestern parts of the area shortly.

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Gov. Ivey Awards $48M in COVID-19 Relief to Alabama Schools, Up to $50M for Higher Education

Gov. Ivey Awards $48M in COVID-19 Relief to Alabama Schools, Up to $50M for Higher Education

| July 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has allocated millions of dollars for Alabama schools, colleges, and universities to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 as they reopen in the fall.

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Flood Advisory for Clay County Until 11:00 AM

Flood Advisory for Clay County Until 11:00 AM

| July 8, 2020 @ 9:10 am

At 907 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

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Very Humid; Numerous Showers/Storms Today

Very Humid; Numerous Showers/Storms Today

| July 8, 2020 @ 5:39 am

AN OCEAN OF HUMIDITY: Very moist, tropical air will remain over the Deep South today, and we expect scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms. In fact, showers have already formed early this morning across parts of North/Central Alabama. And, like recent days, the showers will be very efficient rain producers. We will have more clouds than sun, and the high today will be in the mid 80s for most communities. The average high for July 8 at Birmingham is 91.

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EXPIRED: New Flood Advisory for Tuscaloosa County Until 1:15 am Wednesday

EXPIRED: New Flood Advisory for Tuscaloosa County Until 1:15 am Wednesday

| July 7, 2020 @ 10:05 pm

At 1003 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain have fallen.

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