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We'll get to the snow potential in a moment but first to consider our current weather as the pattern continues for at least one more day with fog through the morning then redeveloping after sunset. After the fog temperatures will warm quickly with afternoon highs a degree or two warmer... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A Dense Fog Advisory remains in effect through 9 am. Other than the fog, a ridge of high pressure will remain in place today, keeping conditions dry and temperatures above normal. In fact, the above normal temperatures may reach 70 in a number of locations. The dry weather pattern will... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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No. No snow flurries this weekend...but keep reading. A ridge of high pressure will shift east into the Southeast by tomorrow and with mostly sunny skies afternoon temperatures will continue well above average through Monday with highs ranging from 65 to 72. There will likely be an increase in cloud... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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The fog and low clouds will persist through mid morning with mostly sunny conditions by afternoon with temperatures recovering through the afternoon. The fog will begin to develop again after sunset and will increase in coverage through the overnight hours tonight and early morning hours Sunday. A ridge of high... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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This week we've got a Huge Story about some Jumbo Shrimp coming from an unusual spot a long way from The Gulf. We're not fiddling around, either although in Athens we found a lot of folks who are. Inside The Vault we step back in time in Troy for a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Another dry day is underway as high pressure builds into the region. Afternoon temperatures will be a degree or two cooler with highs ranging from 62-65. Clear skies will follow this evening tonight with lows approaching freezing in the normally cooler spots in North Alabama. Sunny conditions continue for the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A cooler, drier air mass has returned to the Southeast this morning leading to cooler temperatures accompanying the brisk northerly winds. Sunshine will return through the remainder of the day. Moisture from the Gulf will be closed in the coming week meaning limited rain chances and lots of sunshine. However,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A cold front is sweeping south today but an increase in clouds is really the only noticeable impact in most areas although there could be a few sprinkles in North Alabama. With the added clouds today afternoon temperatures will be a few degrees cooler than Friday. High pressure and a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Look for increasing clouds this afternoon as a cold front clears the area. No rain is expected with the frontal passage as the air remains relatively dry although there could be a few sprinkles in North Alabama. The best chances for any precipitation will be north of a line which... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A cold dome of high pressure dominates Southeastern Weather today and tonight but we will see the high move east and lose some of its strength by this evening. However, high pressure will continue over the region through tomorrow morning until a cold front will be to our northwest begins... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A cold front expected to arrive over the weekend but will largely be a dry front and behind there will be more freezing temperatures across parts of the region by early Monday morning. The next chance of rain looks to be no sooner than mid-week next week but the chances... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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With this cold weather this week we're going south to Slocomb and gearing up to bring you a look at a new kind of fashion statement made with our friend the farmer in mind. With a chill in the air, a fire might be nice so we're visiting our favorite... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2017 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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A Freeze Warning is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 8 AM Monday. A Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. Temperatures at or below freezing could damage sensitive plants and vegetation. Temperatures will drop to near or just below freezing by 10 pm tonight... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A Wind Advisory is in effect for areas of North Alabama from Cullman county north to the Alabama-Tennessee border through 9 pm Saturday night with sustained winds of 35 mph. Warm air has been flowing into the region along and west of Interstate 65 through the morning. Low clouds have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Sustained southwesterly winds will increase to around 25 mph later this morning, along with frequent gusts to around 35 mph. Winds will remain in this range, but will shift to the northwest beginning late this afternoon. Both sustained wind speeds and gusts will be higher in elevated terrain above 1000... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A strong cold front is moving south through the Mississippi River Valley this morning. As the front moves quickly across Central Alabama the pressure gradient tightens leading to breezy conditions across the area during the day. The front is expected to move from our northwestern counties to south of the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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You'll be wild about this week's show especially when we go exploring the Wild South. On the other side of the tracks we visit a special place called Studio By The Tracks. Inside The Vault we have some ideas about a selection you can make the next time you're asked... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2017 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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With this plenty of clouds in place temperatures were several degrees milder during the early morning but will be a degree or two cooler for afternoon highs today.We're still not seeing a lot of rain in the forecast for the remainder of the weekend. There be better rain chances in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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The first in a series of weather disturbances will move through the era today as a weak cold front will move into the Southeast as a wedge of cooler air remains anchored east of the Appalachians, extending southwestward into East Alabama. Small rain chances should be focused along and south... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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An area of high pressure southeast from the Great Lakes and slide south along the East Coast allowing a return flow of moisture the area. We remain rain free today but there will be a few more clouds as the day goes on as the warmer, more moist air overspreads... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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There is a Frost Advisory for areas north and eat of Birmingham through 8 am this morning. Otherwise.... A ridge of high pressure over The Carolinas controls our Saturday weather. An area of low pressure and upper level disturbance over the Plain States will approach overnight and Sunday weakening the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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This week we take a little stroll down memory lane as we stop off for a little spot of tea along the way. Then, another spot you might want to visit especially if you enjoy the great outdoors and want to experience a little southern hospitality. We swing open The... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2017 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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High pressure and light southerly winds will dominate the weather through the end of the weekend although we can't rule out rain chances are limited and will only occur in the afternoon. High temperatures will again be around 80. Tonight, the front approaches and there could be a shower or... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect until 9 am with visibility less than one mile in some locations. Otherwise today's weather finds us wedged between high pressure over the Gulf and Atlantic, and a frontal boundary to the northwest. Moisture will be limited and warm temperatures will continue and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect for areas along and east of I-65 this morning. Areas of fog may reduce visibility to less than a mile at times overnight. There will also be isolated areas of dense fog, with visibility of 1/4 mile or less. As the weather disturbance... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather