COLD MARCH MORNING: Listed here are some temperatures simply earlier than dawn throughout Alabama early this morning….
Fort Payne 30
Pell Metropolis 32
Muscle Shoals 33
These aren’t the lows for the day… the readings will drop a couple of extra levels earlier than beginning to rise.
In the present day can be sunny and funky with a excessive within the 50s for North Alabama, with 60s to the south. Then, one other freeze is probably going for the northern 2/3 of the state late tonight and early tomorrow. A freeze warning is in impact as far south as Butler, Grove Hill, Camden, Greenville, Troy, and Eufaula. Temperatures could possibly be slightly colder than what we’re experiencing this morning with a peaceful wind anticipated.
Dry climate continues tomorrow and Thursday with a warming development. Highs can be within the 60s tomorrow, and within the 68-75 diploma vary Thursday. Clouds return Thursday night time, and Friday guarantees to be a moist day with occasional rain and presumably a thunderstorm. There can be no floor based mostly instability over a lot of the state, so no threat of extreme storms, with the attainable exception of the Gulf Coast. Rain quantities Friday can be round one inch, with regionally heavier quantities.
THE ALABAMA WEEKEND: One other shot of chilly air rolls into the state Saturday. The sky turns into partly to principally sunny, with highs starting from the higher 40s over the northern third of the state to the 60s for South Alabama. One other late season freeze is probably going Sunday morning… we venture a low within the 22-32 diploma vary over the northern counties. Sunday can be a sunny, cool day with highs within the 50s and 60s.
NEXT WEEK: One other freeze is probably going for North/Central Alabama early Monday, adopted by a warming development. World fashions aren’t in particularly good settlement, nevertheless it seems to be like rain will return to a lot of the state Tuesday, adopted by one other probability of rain Friday. Temperatures attain the 70s by the top of the week… See the video briefing for maps, graphics, and extra particulars.
ON THIS DATE IN 1933: A lethal twister outbreak affected the Center Tennessee area, together with Nashville, on at the present time. The outbreak, which produced 5 or extra tornadoes, killed 44 folks and injured not less than 461 others. The strongest twister, F3, lower a path by way of the middle of Nashville. About 1,400 properties had been broken or destroyed. Home windows had been blown out of the State Capitol Constructing.
ON THIS DATE IN 2008: The SEC basketball match was underway in Atlanta, and Alabama/Mississippi State was going into additional time when a loud roaring sound was heard. Tv announcers stated that it seemed like a freight practice. Lights and catwalks within the Dome started to sway and particles rained down inside the sector. Gamers on the courtroom stopped and followers within the higher ranges of the sector started to panic. Nobody knew what was happening. There have been no public tackle bulletins concerning the extreme climate outdoors till nicely after the storm had hit.
The courtroom was cleared and order restored, however outdoors, the scene was like that of a conflict zone. Harm was widespread. An F2 twister had struck downtown Atlanta. The twister broken not solely the Georgia Dome, Philips Area, the CNN Middle, and the Omni Resort, nevertheless it blew home windows out of downtown accommodations, vehicles, and buildings and even prompted the collapse of a number of buildings. Within the close by historic Cabbagetown district, a number of properties and buildings had been destroyed. Over fifty properties had been destroyed and the Cotton Mill lofts had been closely broken.
Tragically, one particular person was killed within the twister in a collapsed constructing. Thirty had been injured within the twister.
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Search for the following video briefing right here by 3:00 this afternoon… benefit from the day!