Weather

Mickey: Partly cloudy and hot today, even hotter tomorrow

We have clouds mainly into east Alabama this morning. Our early morning temperatures are again in the 60s to 70s.

How weather can impact mosquitoes, diseases in Central Alabama

With a confirmed report of Zika Virus in Pelham, you might began to worry about those pesky mosquitoes that come out during the evening hours. While...

First Alert Weather: Hot, humid conditions continue

Areas of isolated afternoon showers or thunderstorms are expected in counties to the south where there is still a more abundant supply of moisture,...

Solar probe launch with Alabama science on board delayed

Launch controllers will try again Sunday at 2:31 a.m. CDT with a 60 percent chance of favorable weather. NASA delayed Saturday morning's pre-...

FIRST ALERT: Small rain chances over the weekend

After morning showers and a few storms across central Alabama, most of the rain this afternoon and evening has been confined to our south in parts of...

Jill: Tracking hot temperatures, scattered storms

The radar is starting to explode with storm development across north Alabama. We will see storms firing this afternoon across central Alabama too. ...

FIRST ALERT: Increase in showers, storms in the coming days

It’s certainly a good time to be inside enjoying the air conditioner! Temperatures are in the 90s in many areas with triple-digit feels-like...

Heat advisory in effect for parts of Alabama on Tuesday

Heat index could climb as high as 105 degrees this afternoon. It's August, it's hot, and a heat advisory is in effect for part of central...

Cleburne County commissioners talk about siren replacement

Replacement or repair of the aging sirens which alert residents to hazardous weather was part of the discussion agenda during a work session of the...

FIRST ALERT WEATHER: A steamy Saturday afternoon

A persistent South/Southwesterly wind flow will continue to pump moisture from the Gulf north across Alabama during the remainder of the weekend....

High risk of dangerous rip currents at local beaches

The National Weather Service said there is a high risk of dangerous rip currents at beaches in Alabama and Northwest Florida.

Mickey: Drier weather for part of the weekend

East Alabama is dealing with some patchy dense fog this morning. That's the area that saw the most rainfall yesterday. 

High risk of rip currents continues for Alabama, Florida beaches following drowning

Rip currents blamed in 18-year-old's death off Okaloosa Island on Wednesday. A high risk of rip currents will last through tonight for Alabama...

FIRST ALERT: Flash Flood threat continues through Thursday

The regional radar this Wednesday night reveals a large organized swath of rain that stretches from the Gulf coast north across east Alabama and...

No reported flooding after heavy rain Wednesday, more soggy weather incoming

Northern Calhoun County avoided flooding from heavy downpours on Wednesday, but that could change if more rain falls as expected during the next two...