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  First Alert: Cool, dry Thanksgiving ahead...

After a cool start, we are in for a seasonably warm November afternoon

  First Alert: Sunny and pleasant weekend

First Alert: Freeze Warning issued for all of south and central Alabama

First Alert: Windy, cold start to Thursday

First Alert: Rainy, cold pattern continues

First Alert: Wet, cold and windy Tuesday

First Alert: Heavy, Widespread Rain Monday

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  First Alert: Cool temperatures stick around, downpours arrive Monday

First Alert: Cool weekend, soggy Monday

FIRST ALERT: Wet weather lingers through Friday

First Alert: Rain remains in the forecast through Friday morning

FIRST ALERT: Warm and wet this week

First Alert: Low risk of severe weather Monday night into Tuesday morning

  First Alert: Sunny Sunday, Stormy Beginning of Week

Enjoy this nice weekend weather, because storms return for the start of the workweek.

First Alert: Wonderful Weekend Ahead!

A sunny and seasonable weekend is in store!

  First Alert: Cooler air moving into Alabama

Cooler air arrives overnight as our wet weather fades...

First Alert: Storms boom over Alabama Thursday

Happy Halloween!

First Alert: Rain, storms likely Thursday

Bugs on radar? Yes, here’s how we see them...

First Alert: Perfect Tuesday ahead, storms arrive Thursday

First Alert: Sunny and warmer than normal next few days

First Alert: Sunnier and warmer this weekend

First Alert: Showers slowly end, turning cooler

First Alert: Rain lingers, drier for the weekend

Widespread showers arrive later today...

First Alert: Rainy and Cool Thursday

The remnants of Hurricane Willa will bring widespread showers Thursday afternoon.

First Alert: Quiet, fall-like weather expected ahead of late week rain

Widespread showers by Thursday could keep highs stuck in the 60s!

First Alert: Seasonable next few days

Temperatures are falling tonight, but they won’t become nearly as chilly as they did last night.

First Alert: Chilly night with temperatures tumbling

Temperatures will be in the low 40s by the time you walk out the door Monday morning.

First Alert: Much cooler air filtering into the state

Temperatures will fall to the 40s tonight.

  First Alert: Some rain Saturday, then colder

Some showers are possible Saturday; much cooler air arrives Sunday.

First Alert: Clouds increase Friday, some rain Saturday?

Beautiful Thursday

First Alert: Cooler, fall-like air has returned!

Our first of two cold fronts this week has passed through central Alabama...

First Alert: Fall slowly returns

Scattered showers are possible today, and another boundary moves through the area by this weekend

First Alert: Mild Tuesday before cooler air returns

Scattered rain possible through Tuesday ahead of an approaching boundary, then we turns cooler again

First Alert: Temps are back in the 80s for the next few days

Cooler weather returns by the second half of the week.

First Alert: Slightly Warmer Sunday

Blue skies and cooler temperatures are in store for central and south Alabama this weekend.

First Alert: Cool night, pleasant Saturday

Fall as arrived, and it looks to stick around for awhile!

Analysis: Why did Michael get so strong just before landfall?

Why was Hurricane Michael so intense at landfall?

First Alert: Out with Michael, in with Fall!

Our forecast is drying out and cooling off!

FIRST ALERT: Worst of Michael’s weather moves into GA

Wind damage, power outages reported throughout far southeast Alabama.

First Alert: Category 4 Hurricane Michael makes landfall today

This storm continues to gain momentum as it travels through the Gulf.

FIRST ALERT: Michael rapidly intensifying...

This storm will continue to rapidly intensify and potentially become a major hurricane (Category 3 or greater) before landfall.

First Alert: Monitoring Tropical Storm Michael

Impacts from this storm likely arrive to our area by midweek

First Alert: Monitoring the tropics, sizzling Sunday expected

Our steak of October heat continues, but could it end soon thanks to some tropical moisture?

First Alert: More summer-like heat as we head into the weekend

When will these above average temperatures finally cool down?

  First Alert: Above average temps stick around!

Another warm one

First Alert: Summer in October continues...

Comfy start

First Alert: Above average temperatures continue

Still warm

First Alert: The heat is here to stay...

The answer? Not here in Alabama!

First Alert: Above normal heat lingers over the next 7 days

The first day of October will feel more like August.

First Alert: Summer-like heat has returned this weekend

After what was a soggy workweek, rain chances are lower and temperatures are warmer this weekend.

First Alert: Fewer storms, hotter weather this weekend

The weekend will feature a smaller coverage of rain and warmer temps than we’ve seen lately.

First Alert: Scattered showers and storms Friday

Rain chances stay in the forecast overnight and into our Friday.

First Alert: Rain likely again Thursday

Wet Wednesday

First Alert: Rain diminishes overnight, some fog?

Another wet one!

First Alert: Clusters of rain continue

Rain chances ramping up

First Alert: One more hot and mostly dry day before rain chances rise

Highs back off into the upper 80s this workweek, but that comes with abundant rain and cloud cover.

First Alert: Above normal heat welcomes the first weekend of autumn

Today kicks off the first day of fall... but Alabama didn’t get the memo. Above average heat has returned today with highs in the low 90s and heat index values in the upper 90s.

First Alert: Less heat...but, still hot!

Heat backing off a bit

First Alert: More heat before relief arrives

No relief...yet

First Alert: Heat continues, cooler late next week?

A sizzling Wednesday

  First Alert: Heat continues Wednesday

Eric: Hot, Sunny Tuesday

  First Alert: Scorching September heat continues

Josh Johnson's weather forecast for Monday, September 17, 2018

First Alert: Where is Fall?

Heat is the headline this week

First Alert: Above Normal Temperatures Continue

The heat is far from over! Highs this afternoon will soar into the mid 90s and heat index values will be 100°+. Similar to yesterday, a rogue shower could pop-up, but most all of you will stay dry.

First Alert: Above Average Heat Lingers Next Several Days

Abundant heat and humidity will stick around through the weekend, and any rain showers will be few and far between.

First Alert: Florence still weakening; still dangerous

Hurricane Florence remains a Category 1 storms as of Friday morning.

First Alert: Florence now a category 1 hurricane; still very dangerous

Does Florence impact Alabama at all?

First Alert: Tracking Florence

Watching Florence

First Alert: Wednesday morning fog, Florence track shifts west

Tuesday evening forecast update

Eric: More rain expected for Tuesday

Lots of humidity...lots of storms!

Eric: Rain on the way

A slow-moving cold front draped across the area will be the catalyst for widespread showers and thunderstorms Monday.

Hurricane Florence strengthening; Higher rain chances return to Alabama Monday

Another day of plentiful heat and humidity is in store, but the forecast will take a more soggy turn tomorrow. Today will be similar to yesterday. Highs will be in the low 90s and scattered showers and storms will pop up in the afternoon, but again many of you will stay dry and hot.  Later in the day Sunday a frontal boundary will push into our far northern counties. This will bring rain to the northern counties late in the day and through the night. By Mond...

Summer-like weekend in Alabama; Tropical Storm Isaac forms in the Atlantic

Outdoor plans are a go this weekend, but don't forget your water bottle!

Josh: Quiet weekend, tropics heat up!

A typical Alabama September weekend unfolds over the next few days. We expect a mix of sun and clouds each day; then, in the late morning/early afternoon, a few scattered showers and storms will pop up. These will only affect SOME of us (30% Saturday, 40% Sunday), many of us will stay hot, humid and rain-free. A weak front approaches early next week, which will help to pull together more moisture. This means a greater coverage of those scattered showers and storms for Monday, Tuesd...

Eric: Hot Friday forecast

Gordon is gone, and our weather will fully transition back to "typical" late Summer weather for the next few days.

Eric: Goodbye, Gordon

The effects of Gordon are slowly but surely waning across the region this morning.

Eric: Gordon's effects continue

Tropical Storm Gordon is quickly weakening, on it's way to depression status over inland Mississippi.

Gordon has eyes on the Gulf coast

Tropical Storm Gordon formed across the southern tip of Florida this morning. The system has gradually become more organized overnight and appears to be in an environment supportive of slow strengthening in the near term.

Ivey declares State of Emergency ahead of Gordon's landfall

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has issued a State of Emergency for several counties preparing for the effects of Tropical Storm Gordon.

Eric: Waiting for Gordon

Our Labor Day will have a Summerlike feel to it with highs into the lower 90s and scattered mainly afternoon thunderstorms. It's a fitting end to the unofficial close of Summer.