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Wes Wyatt
Fox 6 WBRC Meteorologist
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We’ve had some picture-perfect spring weather in place this afternoon! It has been a bit breezy at times, with a southerly flow. This south breeze will continue through tonight with lows tumbling to near 40°. Mid to upper 30s will be possible in our northern areas and the breeze should... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at WBRC Weather
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“When it rain is pours!” That sure seems to be the trend lately. Another storm system set to arrive tomorrow morning will bring another potential for heavy rain that could lead to more flooding. The models have been trending wetter and wetter with this system with data now supporting totals... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at WBRC Weather
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Meteorologist Jill Gilardi and I traveled to Oneonta today for the annual safety fair at the Public Library. This event just gets larger every year and today lots of Fox6 fans stopped by to say hello. Several viewers brought their NOAA All Hazards Weather Radio for programming. A special thanks... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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For only the third time this spring most of our area today experienced temperatures at or above 80º. The sky will be mostly clear overnight with lows in the mild 50s. Fog will also be an issue after midnight and throughout the early morning hours tomorrow. Once the fog burns... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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The strong April sunshine made for a nice recovery in temperatures today. Several locations in West Alabama have already topped the 70° mark. The good news is that dry weather will be the story for the next several days. It will be quite chilly tonight with northern areas dipping into... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Another band of rain and thunderstorms is moving into West Alabama this afternoon. This activity has developed in response to an upper level disturbance that will move over the state tonight. Some of these storms have been quite strong and even severe, with the primary threat being large hail. I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We will finally be able to rest easy tonight as the primary axis of heavy rain and strong storms has shifted well east of our area. The sky will remain mostly cloudy overnight with temperatures tumbling into the 40s. The issue of flooding will continue as runoff from the overnight... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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SPC has issued a discussion highlighting the possibility of a tornado watch very soon. Currently storms are increasing in severity to our southwest and these storms will be capable of producing tornadoes as they enter our area later this morning. Fox6 Meteorologist Wes Wyatt Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We are tracking a severe thunderstorm over East Central Mississippi. If this storm holds together it could bring strong winds, lightning, and hail to Pickens county within the hour. The top image is the current view and bottom image is from VIPIR Futurescan. Fox6 Meteorologist Wes Wyatt Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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A new tornado watch has been issued for areas just southwest of the Fox 6 coverage area. This is the result of the more severe prone environment lifting further northeast. This watch will be in effect through 3AM and there is a good chance another watch could be issued further... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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A very dynamic storm system is beginning to impact our area and this will bring a variety of weather conditions including a flash flood threat along with the threat for severe thunderstorms. Right now a warm front is positioned along the Gulf coast and out ahead of this boundary moderate... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will be in effect across our area from tomorrow morning through Monday afternoon. The latest model data continues to suggest rainfall totals in the 2” to 4” category across our area. In addition to a flood threat, severe storms are still possible beginning late tomorrow night... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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(Showers return late tonight, mainly south of I-20.) It didn’t take long for another layer of tree pollen to coat our cars and rooftops today. We’ve had a much drier Saturday with temperatures rebounding into the 60s. Enjoy this afternoon because tomorrow will be a much different day across the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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Fox6 Meteorologist Wes Wyatt Twitter @weswyattweather Facebook.com/weswyattfox6 [email protected] Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2014 at WBRC Weather
It was such a gorgeous afternoon so I had to capture a sunset time-lapse. Here is one from our camera at Woods & Water in Tuscaloosa. Enjoy! Wes Wyatt-Fox6 Meteorologist Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2014 at WBRC Weather
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We are in the severe clear this afternoon with beautiful sunshine across the entire state! The sky will remain cloud-free through tonight and as winds settle, temperatures will take another big dive into the 30s. It is possible some outlying areas to the north could drop close to freezing. The... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2014 at WBRC Weather