We could still have extreme and exceptional drought conditions for months, unless significant rainfall comes.
We are now behind a cold front, with gusty wind, dry air and a Red Flag Warning in place.
Alabama also has a secondary severe weather season in the fall.
Get ready for a real shot of Autumn weather but dry weather continues
As of around 2 PM we had some very light rain showing up on the radar in the SW corner of Central Alabama
Any rain that falls will be light too. There will not be widespread rain. Just small, intermittent pockets, at best.
The ongoing drought continues to be the big story, as we marked day number 25 of no rain officially in Birmingham
There is just NO rain in the forecast for the next several days
Fire danger continues across the state
Not much change in the dry weather stretch ahead
College football will be dry and comfortable this weekend
Temperatures will climb back into the mid to upper 80’s this afternoon with breezy, warm sunshine.
Major Hurricane Matthew heads towards Florida’s east coast
Rain will be out of the forecast for a number of days and the drought continues
We are in the middle of a really dry period, but it’s been much drier here in the not so distant past.