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Wes Wyatt
Fox 6 WBRC Meteorologist
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Yesterday we felt some of the hottest weather of the season as temperatures topped 90°; Tuscaloosa reached 94° and the high reached 92° in Birmingham and Anniston. Be ready for more blistering heat today, with highs in the low to middle 90s. We will have plenty of sunshine this morning... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at WBRC Weather
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The AC will be working extra hard this afternoon as temperatures rise into the low 90s. If you plan on being pool-side, keep an eye out for a few pop-up showers or a stray storm this afternoon. Most areas will remain dry and the threat of rain will end this... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at WBRC Weather
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We are now tracking Tropical Depression Bonnie over South Carolina and this system should remain below tropical storm levels as it tracks into North Carolina Tuesday morning. This slow track means torrential rain for the Carolinas over the next two days and then the system is expected to spread rain... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at WBRC Weather
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The summer pattern has arrived and it’s already feeling quite toasty! At last check, feels-like temperatures were surging into the mid to upper 90s over West Alabama. If you have plans to head out to the pool later this afternoon or evening, be sure to check the radar on the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at WBRC Weather
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MAINLY DRY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY: The sky will remain very cloudy this afternoon with little to no rain across our area. At the time of this update we were detecting a few spotty showers near Ashville and Oneonta. We will continue to mention a stray shower or storm in the... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at WBRC Weather
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Hot and steamy will be our top forecast headlines over the next few days as an upper level ridge of high pressure keeps our area dry. In a weather setup like this, it sure doesn’t take long to notice the lack of rain. Our area is starting to experience abnormally... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at WBRC Weather
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REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT: The air mass over our area remains very dry and this will make for another pleasantly warm afternoon and evening. You can expect a mostly sunny sky with temperatures topping out in the mid to upper 80s. Tonight the sky will be mostly clear, with... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT: Another crisp-dry air mass has settled in across Alabama making for very pleasant weather conditions. The sky will remain sunny through the rest of the afternoon with a clear sky overnight; however, it is going to remain quite breezy. At the time of this update... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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Last night I traveled to Hale County to give a weather safety presentation in Sawyerville. This community is located along highway 14, just west of Greensboro. Sawyerville received lots of damage back in April 2011, as one of the violent tornadoes tracked through the heart of the community. I heard... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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SCATTERED SHOWERS/STORMS THIS AFTERNOON: After stepping out the door today you may have noticed that moisture levels have made a big recovery. Just yesterday the dew points were in the 40s and today those values are soaring into 60s. This increasingly moist-warm air will continue to fuel scattered showers through... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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A CLOUDY AFTERNOON/ISOLATED SHOWERS: Moisture will continue to lift into the state this afternoon bringing a steady stream of cloud cover along with the chance for a few spotty showers. The good news is that the clouds will help make for pleasantly warm conditions through the remainder of the day,... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We’ve had a nice supply of sunshine across our area today and this really helped out with comfort levels! The sky will remain mostly clear through the early evening but we are tracking mid to high level clouds that will begin to filter in from the west overnight. Lows tonight... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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COLDER AIR ARRIVES: Don’t put away the long sleeves just yet! A potent cold front has crossed our area today and this has brought a gusty north wind. High temperatures will reach the upper 70s to the north, with lower 80s further south. The big chill will be felt tonight... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT: We remain in a summer-like setup across Alabama, with partly sunny weather and temperatures surging into the mid to upper 80s. The increasing moisture levels will certainly make it feel like upper 80s this afternoon. We are going to continue mentioning a pop-up shower or... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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A STORM POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON: Today we are getting a nice preview of the summer warmth and humidity! At last check, feels-like temperatures were already surging into the lower 80s in many locations. The sky will remain partly sunny through the rest of the day and there is a chance... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT: Most areas will remain dry through the remainder of today, with highs nearing 80°. We are tracking a few isolated showers over far Western Alabama and threat for a shower will remain in this part of our state through the early evening. The latest forecast... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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We’re enjoying a big warm-up this afternoon, with some areas already in the mid 80s. The sky will remain mostly sunny this afternoon but we will start to see some changes tonight as clouds increase from west to east. A moisture-rich southerly flow will be returning and this will make... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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A SUNNY MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND: I know the moms out there will like the forecast we have dialed up for this weekend! Today there isn’t a single cloud in the sky and the we will continue to enjoy lots of sunshine this afternoon. High pressure is building in and thankfully... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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SHOWERS/STORMS POSSIBLE LATER TODAY: We will see some big changes in the weather later today as a cold front approaches from the northwest. We are currently tracking a line of rain and storms associated with this front over northern Tennessee. This wet weather will be impact our area from north... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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MAINLY DRY THIS AFTERNOON: We’re tracking scattered showers over Chilton, Coosa, and Clay counties today and the primary threat for a few pop-ups will remain in this vicinity throughout the afternoon. Most areas will continue to enjoy big improvements, with sunshine and less humid air settling-in. Dew points are tumbling... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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FIRST ALERT UPDATE: Our next round of rain and storms is taking shape over Mississippi and this stormy weather will be working across our state from west to east this afternoon and evening. I can’t rule out a strong to severe storm later today, with frequent lightning, small hail, and... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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FIRST ALERT UPDATE FOR THIS EVENING: A large cluster of rain and embedded storms will continue to move from west to east across our area through the early evening hours. So far the storms have remained below severe levels; however, we’ve had some intense lightning and small hail in some... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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FIRST ALERT UPDATE: Today we’ve been monitoring another band of rain and strong to severe storms over Mississippi. This stormy weather has struggled to shift east but we’re beginning to see some spotty heat activated storms out ahead of the main line. This threat of a pop-up storm or shower... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2016 at WBRC Weather
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REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT: Most areas will remain dry today but there will be a chance for scattered showers and storms this afternoon. The greatest chance for a pop-up shower or storm will be south of I-20. There is a marginal risk for a strong to severe storm to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2016 at WBRC Weather