Author: Ben Lang

Very Cold Friday Night, But More Sunshine This Weekend

It was cloudy and cold Friday morning, but sunshine became abundant by the afternoon. However, temperatures didn’t recover all that much, with highs in the low or mid 50s for most. Winds speeds were fairly high through the afternoon, but gradually fall tonight. That, coupled with the clear sky, allows temperatures to fall into the 20s area-wide overnight. A few…

Cloudy, Cold, Wet, And Windy Thursday Afternoon

Thursday has all the ingredients for a gloomy day across central and south Alabama. While most of Wednesday night’s rain is gone, there could be some drizzle here or there, and isolated showers across southeast Alabama. However, an overcast sky persists for the rest of the day, and winds become rather breezy. Expect a northwest wind of 10 to 20…

Rain Likely With Freezing Rain West Monday; Turning Sharply Colder Overnight

Monday features very active weather across central and south Alabama. Our area largely gets spared from the widespread snow and ice storm stretching from the southern plains to the Ohio River Valley today. However, there are some winter weather concerns for west-central Alabama. Marengo county is under a winter storm warning until 9PM. Ice accumulation of up to two tenths…

Cloudy And Cool Through Sunday, Rain Likely Monday

Saturday was yet another cloudy day across central and south Alabama. Temperatures remained cool all day, with a high of just 37° in Demopolis. Elsewhere, temperatures at least warmed into the upper 40s and low 50s. While rain was widespread early this morning, the mid-morning through the afternoon primarily featured clouds with a few cases of drizzle. Clouds remain overhead…

Cloudy And Cooler With Rain Through The Weekend

Friday is off to a cloudy and cooler start, with areas of fog and light rain. Temperatures range from the upper 30s northwest to low 60s southeast. The wide range in temperature is due to the position of a cold front, which moves southeast of our area today. That keeps temperatures considerably cooler today, with highs in the 50s for…

Dry And Mild Monday, But Showers Possible Tuesday

It was a cold start to the week, with morning lows in the low 30s for most. However, sunshine and a southeast wind warmed temperatures well into the 50s. The warming trend continues this afternoon, with highs in the low to mid 60s. Clouds increase gradually, with a mostly cloudy to overcast sky tonight. Showers also return to the forecast…

Cold Sunday Night, But Milder Monday

It was a cloudy and cold morning, but sunshine gradually returned this afternoon. Still, temperatures were on the cooler side, with most locations recording high temperatures in the 50s. Expect a mostly clear and cold evening, with temperatures falling from the mid or upper 40s at 7PM into the upper 30s by 11PM. Overnight lows settle in the mid 30s….

Rain Tapers Off Overnight; Some Sunshine And Slightly Warmer Sunday

It was a cloudy, cold, wet, and windy day. Temperatures were in the 40s most of the day, but with an east wind of 10 to 15 mph, wind chills were in the 30s. Rain was widespread and heavy at times, and likely continues throughout the evening. The heaviest and most widespread rain likely occurs near and north of highway…

Clouds Increase Friday Afternoon With Showers Possible Tonight, And Likely Saturday

A nice amount of sunshine broke out this morning across central and south Alabama. However, clouds increase this afternoon, and there’s a chance for showers by this evening. Thanks to the sunshine, temperatures warmed into the mid and upper 50s across much of our area by midday. Clouds result in temperatures leveling off this afternoon, with most locations in the…

Mostly Cloudy And Warmer Thursday; Showers Likely Thursday Night

It was a cold morning across central and south Alabama, with morning lows in the upper 20s to low 30s. However, thanks to a breezy south wind, temperatures are quickly rising. At midday, all locations are in the 50s, with a few spots already in the low 60s. Thanks to the south wind, temperatures reach the low to mid 60s…