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Tropical Depression Number 13 Forms

Tropical Depression Number 13 Forms

| September 22, 2019 @ 11:07 pm

The system is expected to become Hurricane Lorenzo, but should remain well to the east of the islands and affect no land areas, other that the Cape Varde Islands, which is receiving rain and wind now.

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An Afternoon Look at the Tropics:  Looking for a Tropical Depression or Tropical Storm Lorenzo to Form Soon

An Afternoon Look at the Tropics: Looking for a Tropical Depression or Tropical Storm Lorenzo to Form Soon

| September 22, 2019 @ 1:53 pm

We are tracking Tropical Storms Jerry and Karen, and looking for Tropical Storm Lorenzo to form in the far eastern Atlantic later today, tonight, or Monday.

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Another Hot and Dry Afternoon in Progress

Another Hot and Dry Afternoon in Progress

| September 22, 2019 @ 12:51 pm

Temperatures are heading toward highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s on this Sunday afternoon. No real relief is in sight for our recent heat and dryness.

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Heat and Dryness Continue for Foreseeable Future; Tropical Storm Karen Is on the Board

Heat and Dryness Continue for Foreseeable Future; Tropical Storm Karen Is on the Board

| September 22, 2019 @ 7:42 am

There is a small chance of showers/storms Tuesday and Wednesday, but most of the week will be hot and dry. Tropical Storm Karen could play an eventual role in Alabama’s weather as a weak tropical system in about 2 weeks.

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Sunny Saturday Afternoon

Sunny Saturday Afternoon

| September 21, 2019 @ 12:01 pm

High pressure to our northeast continues to provide an easterly flow into the state keeping us very dry with low humidity and fairly comfortable temps, especially in the morning hours.

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Heat Levels Will Rise Throughout The Next Seven Days

Heat Levels Will Rise Throughout The Next Seven Days

| September 21, 2019 @ 7:21 am

We only have two more days left summer, but Mother Nature and the Heat Miser look to keep those temperatures in the 90s for at least the next seven days. Will we actually receive any rain this week?

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Flooding Threat Continues in Parts of The Leeward Islands Due To Jerry

Flooding Threat Continues in Parts of The Leeward Islands Due To Jerry

| September 20, 2019 @ 5:38 pm

Satellite images indicate that deep convection has re-developed near and northeast of the center, with a new rainband also present in the southwest quadrant.

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Dry Weekend Ahead; Warm Afternoons, Pleasant Nights

Dry Weekend Ahead; Warm Afternoons, Pleasant Nights

| September 20, 2019 @ 3:18 pm

**No afternoon Weather Xtreme video today** DRY DAYS TO CONTINUE: It is a mostly sunny, pleasant days across the great state of Alabama with temperatures mostly in the 85-89 degree range. Tonight will be fair and pleasant with lows generally in the 60s early tomorrow morning. Not much change is ahead for the weekend, look […]

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Jerry Is Much Weaker at 1:00 PM

Jerry Is Much Weaker at 1:00 PM

| September 20, 2019 @ 2:05 pm

Data from the Air Force Reserve and NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that the maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 80 mph (130 km/h) with higher gusts.

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Jerry Potentially Bringing Heavy Rain To The Northern Leeward Islands Today

Jerry Potentially Bringing Heavy Rain To The Northern Leeward Islands Today

| September 20, 2019 @ 8:16 am

Although the core of Jerry is expected to move north of the northern Leeward Islands, heavy rainfall and flash floods are possible there today.

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Dry Conditions Persist Into Next Week

Dry Conditions Persist Into Next Week

| September 20, 2019 @ 5:47 am

SUNNY DAYS: A dry airmass continues to cover most of Alabama this morning, and our weather will be rain-free through the weekend. The big exception, of course, is Mobile, where over 7 inches of rain came down yesterday on parts of the city producing serious flash flooding. No drought worries there. But elsewhere, it is […]

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