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Alex Puckett

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Birmingham, AL, United States

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Rain Returns Saturday; Could Impact Iron Bowl

A few passing showers are possible during the Iron Bowl at Bryant Denny Stadium, with temperatures in the 60s. By the end of the game, rain will begin to become more steady, and there is a chance for some storms and heavy downpours by the time many fans are driving home. → Read More

Rain Moves In Overnight

Rain on the way tonight into Black Friday. → Read More

Rain Chances Return For Week Of Thanksgiving

Rain showers are in the forecast for Thanksgiving Day → Read More

Long Stretch Of Colder Weather Ahead

Dropping below freezing across the northern 2/3rds of Alabama tonight. → Read More

Warm Start To The Week, But Cold Air Not Too Far Away

Another shot of cold air moves into Alabama next weekend. → Read More

Warming Back Up Sunday

TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy. A few light sprinkles possible. Lows in the low 60s. SUNDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy. A few light sprinkles are possible through the day, but rain totals will be negligible. Highs in the upper 70s and low 80s. MONDAY & TUESDAY: Staying warm and dry to kick off the work week. High […] → Read More

Rain Returns This Weekend

TONIGHT: Clear and mild. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. FRIDAY: Another beautiful day. Highs climb into the upper 70s and low 80s. PLAYOFF FOOTBALL: Comfortable and dry weather continues through the evening on Friday. Temperatures will be in the 60s for the high school football games. WEEKEND FORECAST: Rain returns to the state […] → Read More

Rain Tapers Off Tonight; Few Sprinkles On Halloween

Variably cloudy through the trick-or-treat hours, but it should remain dry through the evening. → Read More

Dry Through Friday; Showers This Weekend

Tonight, the storms will move into Georgia, and we will be left with some clouds. It will be breezy and much colder with lows in the mid to upper 40s. The cold front will be well east of Alabama on Wednesday. We will become sunny and cooler with highs in the mid to upper 60s. […] → Read More

Weather Aware For Tuesday Storms

Ingredients are coming together for our first round of strong to severe storms of the Fall season on Tuesday. → Read More

Storms return Tuesday

A cold front approaches Tuesday from the west, passing from west to east across the state Tuesday evening. Before the front arrives, a line of storms will develop ahead of this cold front. → Read More

Record Cold In The Forecast This Week

If our forecast high of 53° on Tuesday for Birmingham pans out, that would break the record low high temperature by 2 degrees. → Read More

Dry Stretch Will Come To An End Later This Week

Rainfall for most of North and Central Alabama will average out to between a half inch and an inch Wednesday night into Thursday. → Read More

Fall Feel To Weekend; Rain Returns Next Week

Behind Friday’s front comes some cool, Fall air. → Read More

Cool and Dry Weekend Ahead; Hints Of Rain Next Week

We’ve still got several days of dry weather ahead, but we may finally see a little rain next week. → Read More

Dry Stretch Continues This Week

We stay dry, even as a cold front approaches Friday. → Read More

Fantastic Stretch Of Weather Continues

Weather looks great for race day! → Read More

Hurricane Ian Nearing Florida’s West Coast

Ian remains an intensifying major hurricane as it approaches Florida’s west coast. → Read More

Hurricane Ian Continues To Intensify

TRACKING HURRICANE IAN Ian continues to move northwestward this afternoon towards Cuba, and rapid intensification will continue through the next 24-36 hours. Ian will move over the western tip of Cuba Monday night, re-emerging into the Gulf of Mexico by Tuesday morning a major hurricane. Ian will drift north-northeastward, coming to a near stall along […] → Read More

Tropical Storm Ian Poised To Strengthen To Major Hurricane In The Gulf

All eyes are on Ian right now, and it’s unclear how the storm could impact our weather late next week. → Read More