Tonight the weather will be mostly clear and less cold. There will be enough humidity to allow for uneven fog. However, it will still be cold with lows in the upper 30s to lower 40s.
The high pressure area will move east of Alabama on Tuesday and Wednesday. This will bring southeasterly winds back into the state. and a warming trend will begin. We will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy each day with warmer high temperatures in the upper 60s.
Southerly winds (return flow) will persist on Thursday as the high pressure area is still east of Alabama. A cold front will move into the state from the west bringing lots of cloud. High temperatures will be in the lower 70s. A few showers are possible Thursday night as the front is north of Alabama. The lows will be in the 50s.
The cold front will pause over Tennessee and northern Alabama on Friday. We will be mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers – mostly in the northern part of the viewing area. It will be warm and more humid with high temperatures in the mid 70s. Expect rain Friday evening with lows in the 50s.
Weekend Outlook: The cold front will be pushed south on Saturday. This will bring scattered showers to central Alabama throughout the day. High temperatures will begin to drop as we only enter the mid-upper 60s. The front will be along the coast on Sunday, and there will be a low moving across Texas. This will keep us from running out. Instead, we will remain cloudy with sporadic showers. It will get colder with high temperatures in the upper 50s. More rain is expected on Monday with the cutoff low moving eastward. However, the forecast models are not in agreement with where it will follow, and it will make a difference in the amount of rain we receive.