Alabama News

Sunny and Dry Friday, Summertime Pattern Next Week

Happy Friday! High pressure continues to build over the area today as daytime temperatures remain several degrees below the norm although we may get a bit warmer than yesterday. We'll be rain-free with comfortable…

Thursday's Weather Rocks!

The sunshine returns today with daytime highs still running below the norm and we'll also add in lower humidity. High pressure will begin taking over, so expect dry conditions through the end of the…

Mother Holding Toddler Killed In Drive By Shooting

A Columbus Mother was killed during a drive by shooting in Phenix City Monday night and police are still searching for the suspect. A large crowd of friends and family looked on the scene…

You Look Marvelous, Thursday

It's not a cold front per se, but a shift in the wind direction will allow for a dose of lower humidity over the next 24 hours.   The return of sunshine Thursday will…

Thunderstorm On The Prowl

Humidity will remain on the high side through Wednesday as a storm system drifts slowly away from the northeast Gulf of Mexico and through Georgia and South Carolina.   A shower and thunderstorm will…

Spotty Showers for Tuesday

  We’ll get a bit of a break from the rain today as the cold front pushes farther south and allows for drier conditions for our area. The cold front will stall to our…

DINING FOR CHARITIES: Rip City Baseball

  DEAL OFFER: $50 LESSON FOR $30 Valid for 1 hour lesson Pre-booking required (no drop-ins) No additional fees 4 PM – 9PM EST / Monday – Friday Lessons at 1600 North…

Opelika Clock Shop and Museum

John Hendricks first noticed the Opelika Gingerbread house in a newspaper article back in the 1970s. He made a comment to his wife that someone should buy it. He put that article away…

Pop-Up T-Storms Live For Another Day

Thunderstorms that developed during the daylight hours Monday set the stage for Monday night fog patches.   So, if you're out and about through early Tuesday morning give yourself a little extra time due…

A Rainy Start to the Week

We had record rainfall Saturday (2.20" at the Columbus airport with higher amounts throughout the area) that caused some isolated flash flooding and we aren't done with the rain yet. Additional rainfall of .5-1"…

More Rain/Storms

For some locales, it's a cleanup operation in the wake of heavy to severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon.   While rain is needed, it is too much, too fast for a few areas.   That means,…

DINING FOR CHARITIES: FIRING PIN

Firing Pin, an indoor shooting, training and retail facility in Opelika is part of our Dining for Charities Deal! 15% of the proceeds will go to our charity for the months of June…

More Rain Cometh

Several waves of rain still to come! Yards and gardens have been aching for moisture and they will not be disappointed as more rain will fall today through early next week. A slow-moving area…

More Wet Weather

Thursday was wet for a few hours, and we're nowhere near done with our latest combination storm system.   It's a combination due to the fact there is one piece of the storm over…

Soggy Setup Through Early Next Week

Get ready to get wet! We are into a stretch of unsettled weather that will stay with us through early next week as an upper level trough slides across the southeast. We will tap…

Rain Becoming Heavy At Times

A large storm system moving eastward from New Mexico will join forces with tropical moisture over the western Gulf of Mexico. The combination of these two massive storms will lead to periods of…

Rain & Thunderstorms Return

The ridge that has kept us dry over the last few days is finally breaking down and allowing ample moisture to begin filtering back into the southeast. The real blast of moisture will come…

Report: Teen Fell Asleep Before Bramblett Crash

    Clarification: The teen driver involved in the fatal crash with Rod and Paula Bramblett allegedly told First Responders he fell asleep at the wheel at the time of the crash.  The Official…

Stormy Streak Ahead

A combination of features will lead to the demise of our latest heat wave.   A large storm over the Four Corners area of our nation will tag team with a broad storm system…

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