Cooler stretch of days ahead

Highs only reach the 50s and 60s through Sunday

Cooler air sticks around for a bit!

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A busy day and night of supercells, tornadoes and hail unfolded Wednesday across the state. In all, there were more than 150 severe weather reports across the Southeast. Now, National Weather Service teams are surveying tornado damage across more than a dozen counties from the Birmingham area to Dothan.

Wednesday's severe weather reports per the Storm Prediction Center.
Wednesday's severe weather reports per the Storm Prediction Center. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

We are now poised to enjoy some quieter and cooler weather!

Tonight will be cool with lows in the 40s.

Tonight
Tonight (Source: WSFA 12 News)

A “backdoor” cold front will slip into Alabama Friday, which means we’re in for a mostly cloudy and chilly day with highs stuck in the 50s in most spots. This is well below average! Usually, highs are near 70° this time of year.

A few sprinkles are possible Friday night into early Saturday, but besides that, the weather remains dry and calm through the weekend. Temperatures will stay below average in the 60s.

Weekend Forecast
Weekend Forecast (Source: WSFA 12 News)

Temperatures then head for the 70s next week. A chance of showers and thunderstorms arrive late next Tuesday into Wednesday and Thursday.

7 Day
7 Day (Source: WSFA 12 News)

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