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  Big drop in temperature expected thanks to our next cold front!

Scattered showers turn more widespread tonight, and some storms could bring strong wind gusts

  Seasonably warm weekend ahead, then temps fall next week

  Rain ends, clouds linger

  Rain chances grow Thursday

  Cooler than normal temps to kick off Fall

  A taste of Fall is in the air!

  Drier weather on the way

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  Cooler air is on the way!

  Rain and wind impacts from Sally continue for many overnight

  Scattered showers today, more numerous this weekend

  Rain and storm chances are rising

  Need rain? We’ve got plenty of good chances ahead

  Rain chance and humidity return later this week

  Humidity and rain chances now slowly return...

Best storm chances come Friday and this weekend.

  Great Labor Day forecast!

A stray shower or storm is possible Labor Day, but most will stay dry!

  Nearly as good as it gets for Labor Day weekend

Just a slight chance of a shower or storm both Sunday and Monday.

  Sunny, hot and mostly dry Labor Day Weekend

Rain chances for both Sunday and Labor Day have dropped even lower

  Drier, hotter pattern begins Wednesday

  Heat builds by midweek

  More scattered showers and storms Monday

  Scattered storms continue this afternoon

  Isolated rain through tomorrow, Scattered rain more likely by Friday

  Laura strengthens quickly, heads for Texas/Louisiana coast

  Marco to send rain our way today, then temps heat up

Attention will shift to Laura in the Caribbean, but we likely don't see any impacts until the end of the workweek

  Tracking a dual threat to the Gulf Coast with Marco and Laura

Both Tropical Storm Marco and Laura could impact Alabama

Scattered showers, storms possible through the weekend

The weekend won't be a washout

  Rain and storms continue, Tropics are very active

Scattered showers and storms are likely again Friday

Numerous showers and storms likely for the end of the workweek

70-80% chance of rain Thursday and Friday

  Mostly dry with slightly lower humidity today

Active pattern with more showers and storms returns Wednesday thru Saturday.

  Hot start to the week with more storms by Wednesday and beyond

Few showers and thunderstorms today with higher coverage later in the week.

  Isolated showers possible next couple days, but most stay dry

Rain chances rise by the middle of the week

  Dry, warm but less humid Sunday!

Drier air is filtering into the state

  Plenty of showers and thunderstorms through Saturday morning

Much above normal rain coverage for mid-August to end the week.

What does the La Niña Watch mean for central and south Alabama?

La Niña can impact weather globally

  More numerous showers and thunderstorms Thursday and Friday

Numerous showers and thunderstorms expected Thursday and Friday.

  Storms slowly wind down this evening

Heavy rainfall, lightning and gusty winds possible each day.

  Rain and storms chances elevated this week

Wednesday through Friday to bring highest rain coverage.

  Better rain chances to come

Rain chances are higher this workweek

  Hot, humid and mostly dry weekend

Very low chance at a couple of spotty showers.

  Warming up over the next few days!

No more than a couple of isolated showers or storms each afternoon

  Extremely active 2020 hurricane season expected

New forecasts put the season on track to be the second busiest on record

  Still hot, stray showers possible

30% chance for showers today, then back to 20% coverage for Thursday, Friday and Saturday

  Rain coverage is low, temperatures are not

No substantial rain or storm chances until early next week.

  Very dry stretch of weather ahead

Each day beyond Monday features less than a 20% chance.

  Seasonable and sunny start to August

Temperatures climb into the 90s, and shower/storm chances remain low

  Scattered rain and storms this afternoon

Rain chances staying at or below 30% through next week.

  Much lower rain, storm chances heading into the weekend

More typical 30-40% daily risk.

  Cloudy and rainy Wednesday

Coverage becomes more scattered Thursday, Friday and this weekend

  Rain and rumbles for many

Widespread showers, downpours and thunderstorms expected thru Wednesday, perhaps Thursday.

  Mainly dry Monday, but rain chances increase soon

More rain is on the way

  Scattered storms moving through central and south Alabama

A typical summertime weekend is in progress, weather-wise!

  Hot and humid with scattered storms this weekend, plus an update on the active Tropics

No one day looks completely dry with highs between 90 and 95.

  Tropical Storm Hanna forms in Gulf of Mexico, sends rain our way

Thursday late day rain chances looking higher before dropping to 30% or less Friday.

  Big heat, small rain coverage through Friday

Rain and storm coverage will be less than 30% both Wednesday and Thursday.

  Typical thunderstorm chances each day with mid-90s continuing

No significant changes lay ahead over the next week.

  Typical July weather this week

Storm chances range from 30% to 50% each afternoon this week.

  Rain chances rise into the workweek, heat stays put

The dog days of summer continue...

  Hot, mostly dry weekend expected

Highs head for the middle and upper 90s with very low rain and storm chances.

  The Dog Days of Summer continue...

It's hot with highs in the mid/upper 90s, but we will easily feel like 100°+ with only scattered showers each afternoon...

  Wet afternoon ends, drier and hotter tomorrow

Best chance of rain and storms will be along and south of U.S. 80.

  Hot & mostly dry Tuesday, more wet weather expected Wednesday

Most days only feature a 20-30% chance of storms.

  Heating things up this week!

Most of us will dodge showers and storms through Wednesday.

  Lots of heat, some rain this week

Scattered showers and potentially strong storms late this afternoon and into the evening.

  Even hotter temps on the way

Heat index values will be above 100° and as high as 108° nearly every day through late next week.

  Less rain, more heat has arrived to the forecast!

Maximum heat indices could reach near 105° this weekend

  More rain today, but lower storm chances and hotter temperatures arrive in the coming days

Rain and storm chances will run around 40-50% through Friday with heat indices soaring above 100 degrees.

  Rain, storm risk stays elevated before heat ramps back up

Numerous showers, storms expected for next two days before rain chances subside later in week.

  Numerous to widespread showers and thunderstorms expected this week

Rain and storm chances return to normal summertime levels by late-week.

  Widespread rain likely for the beginning of the week

Widespread rain chances arrive tomorrow

Heat, humidity and scattered storms

Rain in is the forecast, but it won't be an all-day washout

  Scattered storms for the 4th; storms possible each day into next week

Storms are likely, but it will NOT be a washout!

  More scattered showers, storms and heat now through the holiday weekend

Daily storm chances running at about 50%

  Rain lingers overnight, more rain Thursday and beyond

Elevated rain chances expected pretty much each day over the next week

  More heat, humidity and storms for the last day of June

Heat index values will rise into the low triple digits, and our only relief is a few pop-up storms

  Triple digit heat index temperatures and scattered storms

Shower and storm chances rise through the week with temps hanging in the lower 90s.

  Scattered rain and 90° temperatures that feel like the low 100s

It's hot!

  Typical summertime pattern likely next few days

It’s not a completely dry and quiet forecast, but rain/storm chances are staying on the lower-end

  Weekend features typical summer weather

Rain and storm chances are running around 30% or so this weekend. Heat index temps will soar well into the 90s to near 100.

  One more day of elevated rain and storm chances

Scattered showers and storms are likely today before things become more isolated in nature this weekend.

  Rain chances linger into the overnight hours

Our Thursday looks to feature another round of summer-like thunderstorms

  Elevated chance for showers, storms for the next few days

On/off rain and thunderstorms are a good bet for most locations through Thursday.