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James-Paul Dice
Birmingham, AL
Chief Meteorologist at WBRC Fox 6 in Birmingham. AMS CBM and NWA Seals of Approval.
Interests: Meteorology, broadcasting, aviation, computers, science, and history.
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All is quiet tonight with clear skies. We can expect lows around 50 degrees. Temperatures are expect to climb into the lower to mid 80s over next few days. To use a cliche', this is really the calm before the storm. We have two systems to talk about. One is... Continue reading
Posted 18 minutes ago at WBRC Weather
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I headed to Alabaster today and spent some time with Ms. Hall and Ms. Winston at Thompson Intermediate School. I had the opportunity to speak to their 5th grade class about meteorology. We talked about meteorology careers and how the weather works. I want to thank the teachers for having... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC Weather
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It's going to take some time before we see clear skies across the area. Rain and clouds will continue for areas east of I-65 this evening. Temperatures will fall into the lower 50s. We can expect a slow-clearing for a our western viewers later tonight and overnight. If you have... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC Weather
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The weather story tonight is again rain. What is it with Monday's and wet weather? Fortunately, the rain today has been less impactful than last week's mess. Of course, the saturating rain last week is the reason we're concerned with at least some minor flooding tonight and early tomorrow. The... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We have a line of storms producing high winds approaching Alabama. The most impressive cell is moving toward Tupelo right now. These storms are likely producing winds over 70mph and will impact Marion, Lamar, and Pickens Counties by 5am. The storms are still expected to weaken as they track eastward.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2014 at WBRC Weather
It looks like April is right on cue with one severe weather threat after another. Fortunately, I'm not seeing anything too extreme at this point. But, we do need to pay close attention to the weather over the next several days. THIS AFTERNOON/TONIGHT: We will see limited sunshine with highs... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We could be looking at two opportunities for severe weather. One threat will begin late Thursday night into Friday morning. The other threat may come late Sunday into Monday. April is the month known for the most tornadoes and severe weather in Alabama so any system we watch closely. Our... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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MESOSCALE DISCUSSION 0249 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 0320 PM CDT WED APR 02 2014 AREAS AFFECTED...EASTERN AR/NORTHERN LA/MO BOOTHEEL INTO NORTHERN MS/WESTERN TN/WESTERN KY/SOUTHERN IL CONCERNING...SEVERE POTENTIAL...WATCH POSSIBLE VALID 022020Z - 022245Z PROBABILITY OF WATCH ISSUANCE...60 PERCENT SUMMARY...SEVERE TSTMS MAY DEVELOP/INCREASE AND BECOME SURFACE-BASED ANYWHERE WITHIN A BROAD... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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I've been keeping a watchful eye on radar tonight, but it looks like the rain to our west will fizzle out before it moves into our state. It's possible we could see a light shower in Lamar or Marion County overnight, but the overall chance of rain will be low.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Spring has officially arrived and we are looking at some warmer temperatures over the next several days. Tonight will be a bit chilly with overnight lows falling to around 38 degrees. Sunshine is back in the forecast on Friday with highs in the lower to mid 70s. An approaching cool... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2014 at WBRC Weather