Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexander City, Thomas C Russell Field Airport (KALX)

Lat: 32.91°NLon: 85.96°WElev: 686ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 3:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Alexander City/T.C. Russell Field AL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 33.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Alexander City/T.C. Russell Field AL
 32.92°N 85.97°W
3:58 pm CST Jan 18, 2019
4pm CST Jan 18, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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