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Robert McCammon’s ‘Swan Song’ Makes PBS’ ‘Great American Read’ List Of 100 Beloved Books

Robert McCammon’s ‘Swan Song’ Makes PBS’ ‘Great American Read’ List Of 100 Beloved Books

| December 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

The novel is the only work by a living Alabama writer to make the list.

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Rain Returns To Alabama Friday

Rain Returns To Alabama Friday

| December 11, 2019 @ 2:19 pm

SUNNY DECEMBER DAY: Sunshine is out in full force over the northern 2/3 of Alabama this afternoon; clouds linger near the Gulf Coast with some scattered light rain there. Temperatures are only in the 40s over North Alabama, about ten degrees below average for mid-December. Tonight will be fair and cold; most places will see a low in the 28-32 degree range early tomorrow.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: Lafayette’s Visit

Alabama Legacy Moment: Lafayette’s Visit

| December 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

The last surviving general from the Revolutionary War visited all 24 states at that time.

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Sunshine Helping To Make These Cooler Temperatures Feel Not So Bad At Midday

Sunshine Helping To Make These Cooler Temperatures Feel Not So Bad At Midday

| December 11, 2019 @ 12:16 pm

The latest satellite image at 12:00 pm shows sunny skies across nearly all of Central Alabama with the exception of the extreme southeastern corner of the area.

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On This Day In Alabama History: One Concord Center Project Announced

On This Day In Alabama History: One Concord Center Project Announced

| December 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am

The Birmingham office building was built on the site of the 1889 Jefferson County Courthouse.

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Slick Spots Remain Possible On Area Roadways This Morning In North Alabama

Slick Spots Remain Possible On Area Roadways This Morning In North Alabama

| December 11, 2019 @ 8:40 am

After temperatures dropped into the upper 20s and lower 30s across the Tennessee Valley this morning, the threat for black ice remains for a little while longer especially on bridges and overpasses, as well as in the elevated terrain of northeast Alabama.

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Drier/Brighter Weather For Alabama Today

Drier/Brighter Weather For Alabama Today

| December 11, 2019 @ 5:46 am

DRY AIR RETURNS: In the wake of the storm system that brought rain and snow to Alabama yesterday and last night, a drier airmass is in place this morning. We expect a good supply of sunshine today with a high close to 50 degrees; the average high for Birmingham on December 11 is 57.

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A Quick Update Just Before Midnight… Action Winding Down

A Quick Update Just Before Midnight… Action Winding Down

| December 10, 2019 @ 11:46 pm

Just like the high-resolution NAM showed earlier this morning with my first update, snow is coming to an end across much of North/Central Alabama with what little remains falling is over the northern parts of Jackson and Dekalb counties.

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More Counties Removed From Remaining Winter Weather Advisory In Central Alabama

More Counties Removed From Remaining Winter Weather Advisory In Central Alabama

| December 10, 2019 @ 11:38 pm

NWS Birmingham has canceled the Winter Weather Advisory for Fayette, Walker, and Winston counties, and continues the advisory until 2:00 am for Blount, Cherokee, and Etowah counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Remaining North Alabama Counties

Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Remaining North Alabama Counties

| December 10, 2019 @ 10:59 pm

NWS Huntsville has canceled the Winter Weather Advisory for Cullman, DeKalb, Jackson, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, and Morgan counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Parts Of The Area, Some Counties Added

Winter Weather Advisory Canceled For Parts Of The Area, Some Counties Added

| December 10, 2019 @ 10:37 pm

NWS Birmingham has canceled the Winter Weather Advisory for Lamar and Marion counties but has added Blount, Cherokee, and Etowah counties.

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Slick Spots Possible On Bridges, Overpasses, & In The Higher Terrain

Slick Spots Possible On Bridges, Overpasses, & In The Higher Terrain

| December 10, 2019 @ 10:08 pm

As we approach the 10 o’clock hour on this Tuesday night, we continue to have a good bit of rain moving across the northwestern 2/3rds of the state with snow falling roughly northeast of a line from Vernon to Fayette to Sumiton.

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Another Winter Weather Advisory Issued For The Rest Of North Alabama Until 10:00 PM Tonight

Another Winter Weather Advisory Issued For The Rest Of North Alabama Until 10:00 PM Tonight

| December 10, 2019 @ 7:09 pm

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

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