Great Beach Weather through the holiday weekend. We are about 12 days from the start of Hurricane Season. Afternoon temperatures will reach the upper 80s and lower 90s along the immediate coast, but the heat index values will be in the upper 90s. Rich Thomas has been a staple in the Montgomery area, providing weather, news and updates for decades. Moderately high rip current risk continues at the beach through Thursday. Records began in 1872 in Montgomery, Alabama. Petersburg location More Morning Show Stories 75° Tampa Clear 73° St.
Later he enrolled at Mississippi State University for his education in meteorology. Never has there been a strong of May Days like this. Today will be hotter, and the heat may not peak until the holiday weekend or early next week. Recors highs could be tied or broken on multiple days from Thursday through Monday. Some models want to take us to triple digits over the weekend.
Our team of meteorologists uses the network to constantly monitor the sky during tornadoes, hurricanes and winter weather events - this live perspective helps you know what's happening in your community and across the state. With High pressure building at all levels of the atmosphere, each day will get hotter from now through the Memorial Day weekend. A minor disturbance will try to spark a few showers today, but your chances of seeing one are remote. Great week at the beach. He became the organization's chief meteorologist in 1983. The risk of rain is close to zero. A weakening front could touch off a few spotty showers in the state today.
He is also the three-time winner of the Associated Press Best Weathercaster award. A search for Thomas' Twitter account and Facebook page will come up void, as if they never existed. If we get to 100, that has never happened before. We tease records for several days. But, even on calm days, the stream of live weather data helps us evaluate wind speed, rainfall, temperature and humidity across the state - important factors in planning your day! Stay hydrated and get out the hose. Watch for dangerous rip currents.
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My forecast is rather conservative. Thousands of people took to the Advertiser's Facebook page to express their love and concern for the popular weatherman. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience. Getting hotter and hotter each day…and dry, with the huge upper high in control. Are you ready for an old fashioned summer heatwave in May? Water temperatures are in the upper 70s to lower 80s across the northern Gulf; the rip current risk is moderate on Saturday, then low on Sunday and Monday. The big story — a massive Heatwave Upper High will build by late week and the weekend. This week, the Advertiser learned that Thomas is no longer with the news station and many viewers and readers are wondering why.
Gulf water now at 83. Extremely dangerous Tornado Outbreak today across the southern Plains states. Marine statue from elderly veteran in Spring Hill Hiker Amanda Eller found alive in Hawaii, according to family More Local News News You Can Use Colorado becomes the first state to limit cost of insulin to patients Study: Car seat misuse can lead to deadly consequences for sleeping infants Aurora company recalls more than 62,000 pounds of raw beef over E. But, that could be our last rain chance for several days. Could we see the first named Tropical Storm, 12 days before the season officially starts? Great beach forecast through the holiday weekend.
We have our first named storm of the season. . A Great Holiday Weekend Beach Forecast. The Alfa Insurance Camera Network is the First Alert Weather Team's system of cameras and weather sensors across central and south Alabama. Rain will not be an issue. Thomas is a member of the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association. Talk about re-writing the record book.
And, when could it rain again? But, could we see the first named storm of the season in the Atlantic by the end of this day? If we get to 100, it will be the All-Time May Record. Perhaps 6 days in a row where we could break a record high. Alabama will get a little hotter every day. We have our first named storm of the season in Atlantic. No threat to the United States. Plus — all eyes on the Atlantic. .