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Clearing Today; Next Chance Of Rain Over The Weekend

Clearing Today; Next Chance Of Rain Over The Weekend

| October 16, 2019 @ 6:03 am

DRIER AIR ROLLS IN LATER TODAY: Lingering showers across Alabama this morning will end soon, and we expect clearing by midday, with sunshine in full force this afternoon as dry air takes over. The high will be close to 70 degrees; the average high for October 16 at Birmingham is 75.

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Tropical Disturbance May Bring Us Added Moisture For The Weekend

Tropical Disturbance May Bring Us Added Moisture For The Weekend

| October 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

A tropical disturbance that is currently located over the Yucatan peninsula will eventually move over the Bay of Campeche and continue on a north and northeastward track over the Gulf of Mexico.

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Dry Air Returns Tomorrow; Eyes On The Western Gulf

Dry Air Returns Tomorrow; Eyes On The Western Gulf

| October 15, 2019 @ 3:11 pm

WET DAY: Rain covers much of Alabama this afternoon; so far the heavier totals have been over the southern half of the state, close to a stalled front. Rain will continue at times through tonight, and potential for strong storms remains over far South Alabama, where unstable air is in place. SPC maintains a “marginal risk” (level 1/5) for areas south of a line from Sweetwater to Greenville to Abbeville.

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Rain Today; Strong Storms Over South Alabama

Rain Today; Strong Storms Over South Alabama

| October 15, 2019 @ 6:37 am

WET: Beneficial rain will fall on much of Alabama today thanks to an upper wave interacting with a stalled surface front over South Alabama.

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Alabama Maker Crave Candles Co. Is Giving Magic City A New Light

Alabama Maker Crave Candles Co. Is Giving Magic City A New Light

| October 15, 2019 @ 5:02 am

With products in more than 500 stores nationally, this company wants to be a Birmingham beacon.

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Dynetics Opens Advanced Rocket-Testing Complex In North Alabama

Dynetics Opens Advanced Rocket-Testing Complex In North Alabama

| October 15, 2019 @ 5:01 am

The facility will contribute to NASA’s Space Launch System and ULA’s Vulcan Centaur.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Race Car Driver Red Farmer Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Race Car Driver Red Farmer Was Born

| October 15, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Farmer relocated to Hueytown in the late 1950s and became a member of the Alabama Gang.

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Soaking Rain For Most Of Alabama Tomorrow

Soaking Rain For Most Of Alabama Tomorrow

| October 14, 2019 @ 3:16 pm

COOL OCTOBER DAY: Temperatures are mostly in the low to mid 70s across North/Central Alabama this afternoon; the average high for October 14 at Birmingham is 76.

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Wednesday Is Fall Severe Weather Awareness Day In Central Alabama

Wednesday Is Fall Severe Weather Awareness Day In Central Alabama

| October 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm

Primary severe weather season across the United States is considered to be in the spring (March-May), but did you know that Alabama also has a secondary severe weather season in the fall?

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A Good Bit Of Clouds & Rather Cool At Midday, Very Few Raindrops At This Time

A Good Bit Of Clouds & Rather Cool At Midday, Very Few Raindrops At This Time

| October 14, 2019 @ 11:49 am

Cloud cover over parts of the area is keeping it rather cool over much of the area where it is mild in the southeastern parts.

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A Quick Look At The Tropics… Melissa Is Now Extratropical

A Quick Look At The Tropics… Melissa Is Now Extratropical

| October 14, 2019 @ 9:59 am

While Melissa has now degenerated into an extratropical low, we still have three other areas to watch over the next several days in the Atlantic Basin.

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Starting Off On The Cooler Side; Heavy Rainfall For Your Tuesday

Starting Off On The Cooler Side; Heavy Rainfall For Your Tuesday

| October 14, 2019 @ 8:59 am

It is a bit on the cool side this morning with temperatures in the mid-40s to upper 50s across central Alabama.

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Big Soaking For Much Of Alabama Tomorrow

Big Soaking For Much Of Alabama Tomorrow

| October 14, 2019 @ 6:21 am

SHOWERS OVER SOUTH ALABAMA TODAY: On the maps this morning we have a stalled front over the southern counties of the state; we will maintain the chance of showers today, mostly south of U.S. 80. North Alabama will experience a mix of sun and clouds with a high in the mid 70s. Clouds increase statewide tonight, with showers possible after midnight.

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