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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.
Recent Activity
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There is still a strong indication we will at least see some severe weather Sunday. Depending on what model you believe, the forecast could be for substantial severe weather late Sunday into Monday or just a few strong thunderstorms. I believe the forecast is somewhere in between. What can we... Continue reading
Posted 5 hours ago at WBRC Weather
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If you believe the NAM model, we're in for some potentially dangerous weather Sunday night including a tornado threat. Key severe weather indices are impressive for late weekend. I'm looking at a concerning combination of instability and wind shear derived off the NAM. The GFS is not as impressive. Reliability... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at WBRC Weather
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Rain and clouds will be the theme this week. If you're looking for sunshine, it will be in short-supply over at least the next 5 days. The forecast will be wet with a stalled front over Alabama and an upper-level low tracking from the Southwest. Fortunately, this does not look... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC Weather
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We're in for a cool change with the forecast this Easter Weekend. Highs in the 60s with lows in the 40s. Before the cool weather takes hold, we can expect some significant storms to move across the state ahead of a strong cool front. These storms will be packing a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2015 at WBRC Weather
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As I write this blog, we're finally getting some sunshine across the state. We started the day with dense fog and widespread cloud cover. Temperatures will warm into the lower 70s this afternoon with highs tomorrow in the mid 70s. It's going to feel like Spring. The good news is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at WBRC Weather
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After a few days of sunshine and warm temperatures, the gloomy weather is back for a while. Rain is covering the radar this afternoon as I write this weather blog. More rain is in the forecast over the coming days, but don't expect a complete washout. SPRING ARRIVES: It will... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2015 at WBRC Weather
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I hope you're enjoying the fantastic weather this week. This is certainly get outside and do something weather. Highs this afternoon reached the lower 80s. Not quite records, but closer to the records than our normal highs. We're expecting another day with more of the same. Sunshine is in the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at WBRC Weather