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Flash Flood Warning Issued For Parts Of Lee County Until 4:00AM

Flash Flood Warning Issued For Parts Of Lee County Until 4:00AM

| May 23, 2018 @ 12:59 am

At 12:58 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area.

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Tropical Moisture Hangs Around; More Showers/Storms

Tropical Moisture Hangs Around; More Showers/Storms

| May 22, 2018 @ 3:35 pm

RADAR CHECK: At mid-afternoon showers and storms are fairly widespread over the eastern half of Alabama; there is little movement and some places are getting heavy amounts of rain. Showers have been limited over the western counties of the state so far, but they could develop there at any time through tonight. Temperatures are in the 70s and 80s…

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: May 21st, 2018

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: May 21st, 2018

| May 22, 2018 @ 7:43 am

Birmingham had a High of 81 and a Low of 70 for May 21st, 2018

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Soggy Airmass Over Alabama; Eyes On The Gulf

Soggy Airmass Over Alabama; Eyes On The Gulf

| May 22, 2018 @ 6:40 am

MUGGY LATE MAY DAYS: Alabama’s weather won’t change much through Friday as moist, unstable air hangs over the Deep South. Today we project a mostly cloudy sky with scattered to numerous showers and storms; temperatures will struggle to reach the low 80s with only a limited amount of sun. Then, tomorrow through Friday, the sun will be out at times, but once again we will deal with scattered showers and storms, most active during the afternoon and evening hours. Highs should be in the low to mid 80s on these three days.

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Tourism In Alabama Grew By $1 Billion In 2017

Tourism In Alabama Grew By $1 Billion In 2017

| May 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama tourists spent a record $14.3 billion in 2017 as an all-time high 26.6 million people visited the state.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: Explorer 1

Alabama Legacy Moment: Explorer 1

| May 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Public Television is producing a series of videos titled “Alabama Legacy Moments” that offer a quick history of the people, places and stories that have defined Alabama. Done in conjunction with the ongoing bicentennial celebration of the state that concludes in 2019, the short pieces should inspire you to learn more about the rich history of Alabama. “Alabama Legacy Moments”  are sponsored by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and the Alabama Broadcasters Association.

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Alabama Power Beats Other Utilities When It Comes To Consumer Trust, Study Shows

Alabama Power Beats Other Utilities When It Comes To Consumer Trust, Study Shows

| May 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Power scored better than others in the utility industry when it comes to consumer trust, according to a new study by a Massachusetts-based customer-experience research and consulting firm.

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Alabama Anglers Ready For Expanded Red Snapper Season

Alabama Anglers Ready For Expanded Red Snapper Season

| May 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama’s recreational fishermen will be allowed to catch red snapper on weekends throughout the summer thanks to an experimental permit granted to the state from the federal government’s NOAA Fisheries.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Novelist Florence Glass Palmer Died

On This Day In Alabama History: Novelist Florence Glass Palmer Died

| May 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

May 22, 1977: Florence Glass Palmer wrote her best-known work, “Spring Will Come Again,” in 1940

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The Fun Company Is An Alabama Maker That Sees Value In Pennies

The Fun Company Is An Alabama Maker That Sees Value In Pennies

| May 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The Fun Company, Falkville

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More Insights about the Science of Snowflakes

More Insights about the Science of Snowflakes

| May 22, 2018 @ 4:30 am

Did you know that no two snowflakes are alike, but they are all 6-sided? https://t.co/eNUWF3T3mS #SnowflakeScience pic.twitter.com/T1KlniIBam— NWS (@NWS) April 9, 2018DISCUSSION: During the course of the Winter-time months all over the world, many regions periodically experience various types of snowstorms. During snowstorms, the operative issue which comes into play for the general public aside from colder temperatures and windy conditions is the occurrence of accumulating snowfall.  Thu […]

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Humid Days; Scattered Showers And Storms

Humid Days; Scattered Showers And Storms

| May 21, 2018 @ 3:33 pm

RADAR CHECK: Most of the showers and storms across Alabama at mid-afternoon are over the eastern half of the state, but they are moving northwest, and the western counties will have a chance at some rain over the next few hours. So far the heavier storms have roughly along and south of I-85…

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A Standard Summertime Midday Across Central Alabama

A Standard Summertime Midday Across Central Alabama

| May 21, 2018 @ 12:54 pm

We have shower activity starting to pick up over the eastern half of Central Alabama at this time, with most of the heavier pop-up thunderstorms occurring over the southeastern parts of the area.

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One Rain System Won’t Cure a Drought

One Rain System Won’t Cure a Drought

| May 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am

Image: Current Palmer Hydrological Drought Index as of April 26, 2018 from the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Discussion: How would you know if you are in a drought? Well, you can observe your local drought monitor website or view what your local Meteorologist has to say. But you can really notice the difference when you step outside and examine your surroundings. First, you’ll witness that the grass is dry and crunchy, the creek in the woods is running low, an […]

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: May 20th, 2018

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: May 20th, 2018

| May 21, 2018 @ 9:31 am

Birmingham had a High of 91 and a Low of 70 for May 20th, 2018

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