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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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Enjoy the warm weather while it is here. Another big change is on the way and this time it includes some strong thunderstorms followed by some chilly air. Models differ a little on the timing of the front, but I'm confident to say we'll be feeling the cooler air by... Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at WBRC Weather
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We started the morning off with temperatures reflective of the first full-day of Fall. Lows were in the 50s across the Fox6 viewing area. For some, the temperatures were probably downright chilly. High pressure has resulted in clear skies today and we'll likely see this trend over the next few... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Saturday has been an absolutely gorgeous day with mostly sunny skies peppered with a few puffy cumulus clouds. Temperatures soared into the upper 80s this afternoon. Expect clear skies tonight with lows in the mid 60s. Your Sunday forecast will be mostly sunny with a small chance for showers and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We've tracked a few showers in the northern portion of our viewing area this afternoon. Some of the rain sliding into the area thanks to a northwest flow. Much of the moisture is having trouble reaching Alabama because of the drier air in place at the surface. You may have... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Light winds, high dewpoints, and rain soaked ground will be the perfect formula for dense fog tonight and overnight. We can expect visibility to fall less than 1 mile across much of the area. Some of the worst fog is likely in Jefferson, Shelby, Talladega, and St. Clair Counties. Visibility... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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I've been spending some time on the forecast tonight and it looks like we'll see some scattered storms through at least 8pm. The greatest threat for storms will be south of I-20 later this evening and tonight. No severe storms are expected, but we could see a few isolated strong... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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I'm excited to be part of Be Ready Day in Tuscaloosa on Thursday. The Fox6 crew will be there will an entire host of folks who's job it is to keep you and your family safe. This includes law enforcement, emergency medical personnel, emergency management, and many others. We'll have... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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As I mentioned in yesterday's weather blog, this is a week of transition. We'll continue to see spotty showers and storms this week with highs in the lower 90s. This afternoon was no exception. Afternoon highs in Tuscaloosa, Anniston, and Birmingham all reached the lower 90s. We've tracked a few... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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I hope you got some pool, lake, or beach time in this weekend because major changes are on the way by the end of the week. We're tracking considerably cooler air moving across the country. This cooler air will arrive by Friday evening. Yes, you will be feeling the difference... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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This morning we're already seeing the heat index reach the upper 90s. The atmosphere is juicy and ripe for afternoon convection. I'm not talking about widespread severe storms, but I am expecting some areas to receive locally heavy rain. The rain chances today will be slightly higher than yesterday with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at WBRC Weather