Author: Ryan Stinnett

Sunny, Dry, Hot Weather Pattern

RIDGE IN PLACE: Heading back to work today and the rest of the week, expect generally dry weather for much of Alabama with temperatures above average. Many of us will see highs in the mid 90s today with a good supply of sunshine, and then upper 90s are likely Wednesday. Average high for Montgomery this time of year is 90°,…

Hot and Dry Week Ahead

LABOR DAY: A generally dry pattern continues for today and we are forecasting mainly sunny conditions and highs in the lower to mid 90s. While the chance of rain won’t be zero, odds are very small of any one spot seeing shower, and we won’t mention it in the forecast. Overall, a pretty decent Labor Day for South/Central Alabama. REST…

Hermine Exits, Future Forecaster Jasmine Richardson

Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Tonight: Clearing sky, with a low around 73. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind around 5 mph. Saturday Night: Partly…

The Last Day of August

REST OF THIS WEEK: We are going to see more sun than clouds, with hot temperatures as highs will be in the mid 90s through Friday. We continue to have easterly flow across the state, and that is allowing for somewhat drier air into the state, which is really limiting our rain chances. A few very isolated storms are certainly…

Hot, Breezy, and Mainly Dry

THE LAST DAYS OF AUGUST: The upper ridge is holding across the Deep South, and we continue to see little change in our day to day weather. This will continue through the rest of August, which is tomorrow. That means we are going to see more sun than clouds, with hot temperatures as highs will be in the mid 90s….

Staying Hot, Active Tropics

This week, a persistent forecast is expected through the middle of the week as the upper-level ridge will remain in place. Expect hot and humid days, muggy nights, with highs in the low to mid 90s with a very small chance of widely scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms on each day. Overnight lows will be in the 70s….

Mainly Dry and Hot Through the Weekend

RIDGE IN PLACE: Little day to day change in our weather through the weekend. Each day will feature plenty of sunshine as well as hot and humid conditions, but also each day we will see a few widely isolated showers and thunderstorms, mainly during the afternoon and evening hours. Rain chances are rather low, but not zero, and the chance…

Hot and Mainly Dry Through the Weekend

TODAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND: The upper ridge will hold across Alabama and the Deep South through the weekend, meaning little day to day change in our weather. Each day will feature plenty of sunshine as well as hot and humid conditions, but also each day we will see a few widely isolated showers and thunderstorms, mainly during the afternoon and…

Scattered Storms Today, Then Hot and Dry

WEDNESDAY: Today will feature the highest rain chances of the next week. It will be a hot and humid day with highs in the mid-90s but we should see scattered showers and storms this afternoon as a weak upper-level feature moves from east to west across the state. A few strong storms are possible, with gusty winds, intense rainfall, and…