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Hot Weekend With Pop Up Afternoon/Evening Thunderstorms

  Typical hot summer weather  pattern will continue to control our weekend forecast. Expect another hot day with highs in the middle to upper 90s across our viewing areas. Heat index values will top out near 100 degrees. Afternoon and…

Less Coverage Of Afternoon Storms Today

    Expecting less coverage of rain and thunderstorms today. Most of the thunderstorm activity will hold off until after 3PM, that will allow temperatures today to climb closer to normal temperatures…

A Stormy Thursday

We saw a few strong to severe storms roll through earlier today and we are not done yet. A SLIGHT risk remains for damaging winds up to 60 mph this evening along with…

Drier Air Coming

Will keep a chance for isolated showers and a thunderstorm or two in the forecast for Saturday as a weak cold front migrates to the south of our area. Drier air will trail…

Severe Storms Possible on Tuesday

A surface low sliding across Texas is expected to move into the lower Mississippi Valley late tonight/early tomorrow morning before crossing right through the heart of the WLTZ viewing area Tuesday afternoon. With…

More Heavy Rainfall Through Thursday

After a pretty good soaking today (about 1.5" at the WLTZ studios as of this writing), the rain won’t let up just yet. Flooding remains a concern as we could see another 1-3"…

Cooler Temps Return After The Rain

  Normal and cooler temperatures return this week.  Highs normally are around 57, but lately temperatures have been running 10 to 15 degrees above normal.  With the passage of the cold front, winter…

Severe Storms Possible This Afternoon/Evening

There is a MARGINAL risk for severe weather today especially for our southern counties (south along a line from Hurtsboro, AL to Dawson, GA) with damaging winds up to 60 mph, frequent lightning…

Warm To Winter

A tattered blanket of clouds will help keep the warmth locked in through the rest of the work-week.  However, a large storm in brewing in the nation's mid-section.   Said storm will tap into…