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Halloween Humidity Uptick

Warm weather continues to pile in via the southern Plains, and higher humidity is not too far away. Tonight will remain comfortable, but it won't be quite a cool as the previous night.  Halloween will feature more sunshine and…

Warm To Stormy

A tranquil, mild start to the workweek will give way to stormy weather; perhaps severe weather. For now, clear skies by night will bridge the gap between sun-filled days.   Comfortable nights will also give way to more afternoon warmth…

More Rain

A southward kink in the jet stream, which is the bus driver of storms across the northern hemisphere, is taking shape in the western half of the country. In response downstream, a southerly breeze is developing out of the…

Some Heavy Thunderstorms

A stationary front across northern portions of Alabama and Georgia will work the daytime heating of our current humid air mass to help ignite showers and thunderstorms.   A couple of these storms will be accompanied with small hail and…

More Late-Week Storms

Thunderstorms weakening as they cross the Mississippi River overnight will likely redevelop Thursday with the heating of the day.   These storms will arrive in our neighborhood during the afternoon and early nighttime hours. Overall, the next couple of afternoons…

Stormier Period Arrives

A hit/miss thunderstorm (more miss than hit) this evening will give way to another tranquil night.  However, a broken line of thunderstorm just south of the Tennessee/Alabama line will most certainly be watched closely.    Those storms will likely fizzle…

Flash Flood Watch For Some

A flash flood watch is in effect until Thursday evening for numerous counties across Alabama and Georgia.   While the heaviest and steadiest of the rain is northeast of Columbus and moving away this evening, the Gulf of Mexico remains…

Weekend Storms

A couple heavy, slow-moving showers and thunderstorms will drift toward the southeast during the first half of tonight.   While most areas will not have a problem, isolated flooding in low lying areas that have poor drainage is possible. Clouds…

Not As Many Storms Come Friday

Low clouds and fog will greet us Friday morning along with a slew of humidity.  Most storms that re-fire with the heating of the day on Friday may just be south of Columbus.   That’s not to say there cannot be…

Storms Exit Early

Heavy, drenching thunderstorms; some associated with damaging wind gusts and hail will exit to the south early this evening.   Although things will turn out quieter earlier than previous nights, it will be a clean-up operation for some. Most storms…