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Wes Wyatt
Fox 6 WBRC Meteorologist
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We ended up topping 95° in many areas today with feels like temperatures topping 105°! The extreme heat took us to a whole new level making today the hottest of the summer so far. The good news is that relief is on the way in the form of a cold... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at WBRC Weather
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So far we’ve dealt with more of a dry heat this weekend due to lower dew points. I know the lawns and gardens could certainly use a sip of water this evening. The sky will remain mostly clear with lows in the 70s tonight. You can expect an even hotter... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at WBRC Weather
Here is a six hour time-lapse from our camera in Chelsea. This time-lapse begins at 6 a.m. Wednesday. Fox6 Meteorologist Wes Wyatt Twitter @weswyattweather Facebook.com/weswyattfox6 wwyatt@wbrc.com Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at WBRC Weather
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(Summer Camp Students & Instructor Merry Tice, along with Fox6 Intern Hannah Sankey.) Intern Hannah Sankey and I had another great visit to Leeds today! I want to thank Mrs. Merry Tice for inviting us out this summer. This was our second trip to Leeds Elementary and this go around... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC Weather
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Sunday night I mentioned that we were entering the Dog Days of Summer. This is the time of the year often dominated by very benign weather conditions in Alabama. Each day you can normally expect extremely hot and sultry conditions. And if you open up the Fox6 Weather App, there... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC Weather
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If you live along and east of a line from Springville to Sylacauga, there will be a good chance for a passing shower or storm through the evening hours tonight. A low pressure system has tracked across the area today and this brought quite a bit of rain to southern... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at WBRC Weather
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(Peak movement times are based on Lunar Tables.) Fox6 Meteorologist Wes Wyatt Twitter @weswyattweather Facebook.com/weswyattfox6 wwyatt@wbrc.com Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We’re seeing a totally different picture on radar this evening since most of the heavier rain has remained to our south. We are positioned between a warm front and an approaching cold front. That is part of the reason why it has felt so muggy today. A few additional showers... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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(Simulated radar for 7 p.m. this evening.) At last check the temperatures across a good portion of our area were still in the 70s. This makes today one of the coolest we’ve experienced since June 11th! The cool down is certainly welcomed after the recent spell of extremely hot conditions.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at WBRC Weather
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR... ETOWAH COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA... NORTHERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN ALABAMA... * UNTIL 400 AM CDT * AT 1254 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING IN THE CITY OF GADSDEN...WITH SOME ROADWAYS BECOMING IMPASSIBLE. ALSO...FLOODING WAS... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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So far the main concern this morning has been the serious flood situation unfolding across Etowah counties. It has been raining in this part of our area for several hours and heavy rain continues to fall. Radar estimates from the High Top sight show totals now topping 5 inches in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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A weakening line of rain and storms is marching our way in advance of a cold front tonight. This line is now approaching Hamilton and Russellville. It looks like the cold pool (from the rain cooled air to the north) is starting to outrun the line and this is a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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After another day of extreme heat across our area, I’m glad to report that changes are finally on the way. A strong July cold front will be pushing our way overnight and this system will bring a 5 to 10 degree drop in temperatures. There are some strong to severe... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We reached a whole new level today with temperatures topping 94°. Today turned out to be the hottest of the year so far for Birmingham! The good news is that some relief is on the way in the form of rising rain chances and a surge of cooler air. Our... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Thank you for the wonderful weather pics! Check out these pics of the Supermoon. (Tammy Smith) (Barbara Anderson-Oneonta) Fox6 Meteorologist Wes Wyatt Twitter @weswyattweather Facebook.com/weswyattfox6 wwyatt@wbrc.com Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Today I had a chance to participate in wonderful event in Gardendale called “Strummin For Kaite’s Kids”. It was a charity event for Cystic Fibrosis that was held at the Gardendale Civic Center. They had some great live music and several vendors. I was there during the afternoon with the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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The feels like temperatures today soared above 100° in a few spots. While hot weather remains the big story, it is nice to see a few scattered pop-up showers and storms over the area. There is one small cluster that has managed to fire-up due the extreme heat between Jasper,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at WBRC Weather