Author: Ryan Stinnett

Awesome April Weather

It was a chilly start to our Sunday this morning. The clear sky did allow for radiational cooling and we saw temperatures in the lower and mid-40s this morning. Our winds did stay up last night, and that kept the boundary layer mixed, which prevented temperatures from falling as low as they could have.  It has been another day with…

Splendid Spring Weekend

Sunshine and blue sky are the story today. It has been a gorgeous Saturday across the state, and after the active week of weather, we sure need it. A lot of folks across South-Central Alabama are seeing similar scenes to this one I took earlier today. The frontal boundary is pushing south through the state of Florida, and we are…

Sunny & Dry to Start Week, Stormy & Wet to End Week

Happy Easter from Your Weather Authority Weather Team! For today, as expected showers and storms have been impacting the state through out the day. A cold front is approaching from the west, and that will be pushing through the state overnight and will finally be clearing the clouds and rain out of here. The rain is expected to continue through…

Rain & Storms for Easter

The front that came through earlier this week, stalled along the Gulf Coast and caused widespread showers and storms across the Gulf Coast and southern portions of Alabama this morning. There are a few light showers Central Alabama this afternoon, but these are mainly east of Interstate 65 and are few and far between. The rest of today the vast…

Strong Storms Possible Thursday, Improving Weekend Weather

THURSDAY’S SEVERE WEATHER POTENTIAL: Most of Alabama is under a threat for severe weather Thursday. The SPC maintains the “slight risk” area of severe weather over the northern two-thirds of the state. Roughly along and north of the U.S. 84 corridor from Grove Hill, to Greenville, to Troy. A “marginal risk” extends south to Mobile and Dothan. The highest risk…

Golden Apple: Latoya Gay

It’s time to award another deserving teacher with our Golden Apple Award. This week, we are heading to Banks Middle School in Pike County. Do you have a recommendation for a great teacher we should recognize? To nominate a teacher for the Golden Apple award, click on the “Golden Apple” banner on our website and fill out the form. Categories:…

Patchy Frost Possible, Sunny & Warmer Days Ahead

While most of you all were asleep, spring officially arrived Saturday night at 11:30PM CDT. However, waking up this morning and stepping outside, it was feeling more like winter. It was a chilly start to the day with temperatures in the 30s and 40s this morning. It was a brisk morning with a northwest wind of 10-20 mph, which made…

Colder Weather on the Way

Cold front is pushing through the state today. We continue to see a mix of sun and clouds, and there are a few light showers out there this afternoon. These will slowly diminish the rest of today and we are going to see improving weather as we head into the overnight hours. This afternoon, temperatures are in the 70s but…

Wet Start to Weekend, Colder End to Weekend

FOR TONIGHT: Widespread rain will continue as a cold front approaches the region tonight. Not expecting severe weather in Central Alabama, but we are forecasting periods of rain, which could be heavy at times. There will likely be some lightning and thunder along with gusty winds and even some hail. Temperatures will be in the lower 60s for most locations….

Golden Apple: Dawn Nelson

It’s time to award another deserving teacher with our Golden Apple Award. This week, we are heading to Prattville Primary School in Autauga County. Do you have a recommendation for a great teacher we should recognize? To nominate a teacher for the Golden Apple award, click on the “Golden Apple” banner on our website and fill out the form. Categories:…