Great Weather Weekend!

A cold front moved through Alabama and Georgia overnight giving us with a crisp cool dry start to your Friday. Temps this morning dipped into the 40s over most of the area. We will warm into the low 70s this afternoon with ample sunshine. As we get Mother’s Day Weekend under way, a beautiful and […]

Update: Tallapoosa River 11:19 AM

The Tallapoosa River went into flood stage early this morning after 5+ inches of rain fell in the Tallapoosa River Basin yesterday and last night. Alabama Power was forced to open flood gates at R.L. Harris Revivor sending the Tallapoosa into flood stage cresting at 20.16 feet this morning. The latest check on the gauge […]

Tallapoosa River Flood Warning

Significant flooding is occurring along the Tallapoosa River this morning near Wadley. See the latest statement from the NWS below. Flood Warning Flood Warning National Weather Service Birmingham AL 718 AM CDT Wed May 5 2021 …Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the following rivers in Alabama… Tallapoosa River At Wadley affecting […]

Moderate Risk West Alabama

The SPC has upgraded to a moderate risk (4 out of 5)of severe weather in south-central Mississippi and west-central Alabama primarily for damaging straight-line winds in access of 70 miles per hour. Numerous to widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible in this area this afternoon. We will watch to see if this […]

Mid Day Update

A tornado watch remains in effect for a large section of west, central, and northeast Alabama until 4 pm this afternoon.  Showers and thunderstorms, mainly across northeast Alabama stretching back to central Mississippi continue to move east.  Destabilizing airmass over Mississippi is expected to slide east this afternoon allowing for the development of more storms […]

Tornado Watch

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 144 INEFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 26 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL ALABAMA: AUTAUGA BIBB BLOUNT CHILTON COOSA DALLAS JEFFERSON PERRY SHELBY ST. CLAIR TALLADEGA WALKER IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA: CALHOUN CLAY CLEBURNE IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA: CHEROKEE ETOWAH […]