Author: Ben Lang

A Cloudy, Cold, And Windy Welcome To February

February begins on a cloudy, cold, and windy note across our area. Midday temperatures were only in the 40s, and probably won’t warm much if at all through the afternoon. Meanwhile, thanks to a northwest of 15 to 25 mph, wind chills are in the 30s, and likely stay there through the afternoon. Clouds hang tough for the rest of…

Mostly Cloudy, Cold, And Windy Through Monday

Despite the morning clouds and rain, temperatures warmed into the low and mid 70s across most of our area. Sunshine became quite abundant by the late afternoon, though isolated showers with a few rumbles of thunder lingered into the early evening. The rest of those come to and end tonight, while temperatures fall quickly in the wake of a cold…

Showers Arrive Saturday Night And Continue Through Sunday Morning

It was a bit more cloudy Saturday, but temperatures were even warmer this afternoon. Highs ranged from the mid to upper 60s for most locations. Temperatures remain mild this evening while clouds gradually increase. Temperatures hover in the mid 50s or so between 7PM and 11PM. Showers could arrive in west Alabama just before midnight, and gradually spread east and…

Cold Friday Night; Even Milder Saturday With Showers Late

It was a mostly sunny and mild Friday afternoon for central and south Alabama, after a cold morning. While morning lows fell into the upper 20s to low 30s, afternoon highs rebounded into the upper 50s and low 60s. Thanks to a light to calm wind and a mostly clear sky this evening, temperatures fall quickly. Temperatures may hold in…

Sunny, But Cool And Breezy Monday Afternoon; Cold Monday Night

It feels more like winter again across central and south Alabama. Morning lows were in the upper 30s to low 40s, but probably would have been lower if it weren’t for lingering low clouds and a breezy north to northwest wind. Speaking of the wind, wind speeds are still in the 10 to 15 mph range at midday, and likely…

Mostly Cloudy, Very Warm, And Breezy Monday; Showers And Storms Overnight

A very warm day is underway across central and south Alabama. Midday temperatures were already in the mid to upper 70s. A strong south breeze helped warm temperatures, and expect a south wind of 10 to 20 mph to continues through the rest of the day. While some sunshine broke out across southeast Alabama this morning, expect clouds to fill…

Cloudy But Very Warm Monday With Rain Arriving Late

It was a very warm January afternoon across central and south Alabama, with high temperatures in the low 70s for most. While Sunday morning featured plenty of sun, the afternoon was mostly cloudy. The clouds and a southeast breeze keep temperatures in the low 60s through this evening, with overnight lows in the upper 50s. A few showers are possible,…

Mostly Cloudy With A Few Showers Sunday; Rain Likely Early Next Week

It was a mostly sunny and mild Saturday across central and south Alabama. Afternoon highs warmed into the low to mid 60s. However, clouds began to increase, especially in west Alabama by the late afternoon. That looks like a trend going into Sunday. However, it may not be until late tonight or early Sunday morning that clouds become widespread. Expect…

Rain Tapers Off Friday Evening, Clouds Clear Overnight

Another gloomy day is well underway across central and south Alabama. Rain was widespread and heavy at times late last night through Friday morning. Fortunately, the steady widespread rain is gradually sliding east-southeast away from our area at midday. However, expect scattered showers and clouds to linger for the remainder of the day. Afternoon high temperatures peak in the upper…

Rain, Heavy At Times, Continues Through Friday

After a stretch of sunny and dry days, Thursday is gloomy and gray across central and south Alabama. Thursday morning’s rain was light and scattered. However, rain coverage and intensity likely ramps up Thursday evening and overnight. In fact, rain totals could reach or exceed 2 inches through Friday evening, especially for areas along and south of highway 80. Elsewhere,…