Author name: Fred Gossage

Dry and warm through the weekend. Big weather changes early next week!

It’s another partly sunny and warm late October day across the Tennessee Valley on this Wednesday. An upper-level high pressure ridge is centered over the Southeast, and a surface high is off toward the North Carolina coast. This is allowing a persistent southerly wind and plenty of sunshine. Temperatures this afternoon are into the upper

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Showers and maybe a thunderstorm this evening. Drier for the weekend. Warmer next week.

Some areas have already managed to see a little light rain so far today! We’ve had a batch of light showers work through mainly northwest Alabama during the late morning and midday, and several locations in the Shoals saw enough rain to wet the pavement nicely, with dual-pol radar estimates ranging from 0.05″ to 0.10″

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Sunshine and a warming trend returns. So do late week rain chances!

Temperatures are on the seasonably cool side early on this Tuesday morning, in the upper 40s to lower 50s for most of us as we head toward 3:00am. However, they are running a few degrees above the forecast we’d had for the overnight. This is because of pesky low cloud cover still hanging tough early

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Seasonal temps and slight rain chances through Friday. Cooler again for the weekend!

All is quiet across the Tennessee Valley early on this Wednesday morning. Mid to high clouds continue to thicken across the area as they move northward in association with a disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico that will bring the chance of a couple of showers to our area later today and much more widespread

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Drier weather ahead. Cooler this weekend. 90s return next week. Watching the tropics!

Rain and thunderstorms were raining and storming across the area for much of the past week. Check out the rain totals from the past 7 days! Mainly locations across southern middle Tennessee into northwest Alabama have seen near 2 inches to as much as 4 inches of rain. A few folks in Limestone County, AL

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Quiet weather for today. Isolated storm chances return. Big time heat by late week.

All is quiet across the Tennessee Valley on this early Tuesday morning. The frontal boundary that brought the storms to the area on Sunday has shifted south, and that’s allowed slightly drier air to temporarily filter into the region. Skies are clear this morning, and we expand that to continue through our Tuesday. Daytime highs

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Severe storms possible today. Hotter weather ahead, especially by late week.

Weather is quiet across the Tennessee Valley early on this Sunday morning, but we are watching developments off to the north in the Upper Midwest ahead of a cold front that will move our way over the next 24 hours. Severe weather has been ongoing across portions of Iowa, Illinois, and northeast Missouri in association

Severe storms possible today. Hotter weather ahead, especially by late week. Read More »